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Coronavirus patient dies in Nagpur; another gives birth


Press Trust of India Nagpur
A 70-year-old coronavirus

patient died at Indira Gandhi Government MedicalCollege & Hospital (IGGMCH) here on Wednesday.
On the same premises, a 28-year-old woman gave birth to a child during the day and tested positive for virus too, an official said.
Deputy Medical Superintendent of IGGMCH Sagar Pandey said the deceased man was asymptomatic and was admitted a few days ago.
He had cardiac arrest in the evening, Pandey said.
In the same hospital, a 28-year-old woman gave birth to a child on Wednesday.
She had been admitted in IGGMCH for delivery but as she was a resident of containment zone, doctors took her swab for virus test.
She gave birth to a baby girl, bu also tested positive for coronavirus.
"The infant will be tested for infection after three days," Dr Pandey said.

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First Published: Apr 29 2020 | 10:44 PM IST

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