ISLAMABAD: A new child child contracted COVID-19, the illness brought on by the novel coronavirus, from its mom and has been admitted to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), which has nearly run off the bed area, Geo Information reported Monday.
The seven-day-old child has been placed on oxygen mattress, in accordance with the focal particular person for coronavirus on the PIMS Hospital, Dr Ayesha.
The physician defined that the newborn contracted the coronavirus from its mom after start. The new child’s mom is in a secure situation and, due to this fact, not admitted to the hospital, Dr Ayesha added.
Based on the medic, the PIMS Hospital has nearly reached full capability to confess coronavirus sufferers. The ability at the moment has 123 COVID-19 sufferers on oxygen beds and 50 have been present process emergency therapy.
The coronavirus positivity price in Islamabad has shot up alarmingly, with 43 youngsters — from new child to 10 years of age — reported to have examined constructive for COVID-19 yesterday.