Mangaluru: 10-month old infant with no travel history tests positive for Coronavirus

Mangaluru: A 10-month old infant who was admitted to a hospital for respiratory problems, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The infant belongs to Sajipanadu Village of Bantwal Taluk, and has been admitted to a hospital in Mangaluru for treatment.

The infant was reportedly admitted to a private hospital at Derlakatte on March 23, as he was suffering from respiratory problems.  The following day the throat swabs of the infant was sent for COVID-19 testing.

Reports of the tests arrived on Friday morning confirming that the infant was infected with COVID-19.

The Ancient Times

Because we’re journalists, we’re impatient. We want to gather the news as quickly as possible, using any technological resource available. And when we’re as sure of the story as we can be, we want to share it immediately, in whatever way reaches the most people. The Internet didn’t plant these ideas in our heads. We’ve always been this way.

Leave a Reply