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The newborn is being treated at a government hospital in Jawahar taluka. At present, his condition remains normal.
In Palghar district of Maharashtra, corona infection has been confirmed in the newborn just 15 hours after birth. Surprisingly, there are no signs of infection in the mother of the newborn. His report is also negative. Doctors are also surprised that how can it happen that despite the pregnant woman not having an infection, her newborn got corona.
Palghar District Medical Officer Dr. Dayanand M Suryavanshi said that the woman, a resident of Darsheth village, gave birth to a baby girl on Sunday at a private nursing home in Palghar. Corona infection has been confirmed in him only 15 hours after birth.
The official claimed that this is the first case of a newborn getting infected with coronavirus in Maharashtra. This innocent is still fighting a war with Corona. A team of doctors is continuously monitoring him. The girl has been admitted to a government hospital in Jawahar taluka, they said.
On Tuesday, after confirming the infection in the child, he has been admitted to the hospital.
According to official figures, 1,09,874 cases of Kovid-19 have been reported in Palghar district till Monday and 2,066 people have died due to the infection.
the9 thousand children corona infected in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra
The figures that have come out from Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra of children getting corona infected are frightening. Here in the month of May, about 9,900 children have been infected with corona. Ahmednagar DM Rajendra Bhosale told that in the month of May, a total of 86 thousand positive cases have come in the district. But not many have died.
Rajendra Bhosale further told that since the marriages which were held in the month of April, there was more crowd of people below 18 years. After that the children were playing even during the lockdown. Their movement was going on, so the positivity rate of children has come to 11%.
In view of the possibility of a third wave of corona, the Maharashtra government has started preparations especially for corona wards in all the hospitals of the state. Corona ward has been made for children in Sangli city hospital. At present, 5 children have been found corona infected, who are undergoing treatment.
80 children orphaned in Maharashtra
Many such cases have been reported from different parts of the country in which the parents of the child have died or one of them due to corona. According to the NCPCR data, the shadow of parents has been lifted from the heads of 80 children in Maharashtra till 29 May 2021. At the same time, there are 716 children who have lost one of the parents.