Telangana Records its Youngest Corona Victim

Telangana Records its Youngest Corona Victim

According to the Medical Bulletin on Tuesday, Telangana registered 71 new Corona positive cases which include four foreign evacuees and 12 migrants. Four districts in Telangana reported new COVID-19 cases after a gap of weeks, thereby losing green zone status.

New cases have been reported from Suryapet, Vikarabad, Nalgonda, and Narayanpet districts after a gap of two to three weeks. The state had also recorded the death of a seven-day-old infant due to COVID-19, pushing the death toll to 57. The baby developed symptoms after getting discharged from Neelofer Hospital.

She is the youngest victim in the state. Her mother was tested negative before the delivery, and none of the family members had any symptoms. The baby may have contracted the virus from someone in the hospital. The area of her residence has been declared as the Containment Zone.