Chandigarh (Ravi Pal): P.G.I. Corona-positive 6-month-old who came to get treatment for the heart at the Advance Pediatric Center, succumbed during treatment at 1 pm today. Baby A.P.C. K Admi was in the general ward from 9 April.
The girl, a resident of Phagwara, had a problem with genetic heart, due to which open heart surgery was to be done. He got PGI from a private hospital in Ludhiana. Was referred. Hart’s valves are not built properly, due to which he was being given ventilator support for oxygen. He was ill for 2 days. After testing her corona, she was found positive.
Family was also screened:
P.G.I. The official says that the girl’s family was also screened. They are finding out how the baby got an infraction. The girl had no travel history nor contact with anyone. The corona may have occurred while admitting the child.