3-day Infant Is Youngest Coronavirus Patient
The Free Press Journal - Mumbai|April 02, 2020
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3-day Infant Is Youngest Coronavirus Patient
Baby boy’s mother too is positive; father says they were never told a coronavirus patient was occupant of the private room where his wife was admitted
Narsi Benwal

As a city couple welcomed their bundle of joy on March 26, it never crossed their mind that within hours of his arrival, he would be heralded as the city's youngest coronavirus patient.

The 3-day infant is currently admitted at Kasturba hospital along with his mother, who too has tested positive. According to doctors, both the mother and the son are stable and are being treated. The couple from Chembur's Sindhi Camp area was shocked to learn that their child is infected with the deadly virus despite them taking a private room in a private hospital near their residence, to avoid contamination.

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April 02, 2020