In any event 2,430 individuals contaminated with coronavirus have refused to be conceded at Lagos State isolation centers, the state Health Commissioner, Prof Akin Abayomi, has said.
This was as the quantity of coronavirus related passings in the state rose to 177.
Abayomi, who gave an update by means of Twitter handle on Saturday, said of the 42,348 Lagosians tried, 10,926 tried positive for the infection, including that 1,695 patients have since been released following treatment and recuperation.
“748 COVID-19 tests were conducted on 3rd July, 2020 out of which 87 new cases were confirmed at 11.63% positivity rate.
“42,348 COVID-19 were conducted in Lagos till date out of which 10,926 turned out positive.
“Out of the confirmed cases, 1,695 patients have since been discharged from COVID-19 Lagos care centres following full recovery.
“6, 259 of the cases monitored in communities by COVID19 Lagos response team have either fully recovered or positively responding to treatments
“365 of the cases are currently under isolation in public and private care centres.
“However, 2,430 active cases in the communities are yet to turn up for admission in care centres either due to fear of stigmatisation or preference for home care treatments.