The baby woman passed away at the healthcare facility on Saturday. (Representational)
A two-day-old infant has actually died due to COVID-19 in Tripura, becoming the state’s youngest coronavirus casualty, a Health Department authorities said on Sunday.
The baby was born on Thursday at the Agartala Federal Government Medical College (AGMC) and her swab sample was collected as her mother was a coronavirus client.
” The two-day-old girl checked favorable for coronavirus and died due to the illness at the healthcare facility on Saturday,” the official stated.
A 62- year-old guy has actually likewise died of the illness on Saturday while undergoing treatment at the health center, he said.
The patient was admitted to the AGMC on July 31 after he suffered a heart attack.
With these new casualties, the deaths increase to 23 in the state, he said.
On The Other Hand, 253 fresh coronavirus cases pressed the state’s tally to 5,251, the authorities stated.
The maximum of 101 new cases were discovered in West Tripura district, followed by 39 in Khowai, 38 in Gomati, 32 in North Tripura, 19 in Sepahijala, 11 in Dhalai, 10 in South Tripura and 3 in Unakoti.
According to the authorities, returnees from other states have contributed to the spurt in the coronavirus cases in Tripura.
The variety of active cases in the state now stands at 1,747, while 3,463 individuals have been treated of the illness.
Eighteen patients have actually moved to other states.