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Baby of female Indian COVID-19 patient tests positive for coronavirus

OLONGAPO CITY—A newborn baby girl here has tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Thursday (Oct. 1), authorities said.

Her mother, a 30-year-old Indian national, was among the new patients reported in the city last week, Mayor Rolen Paulino Jr. said.

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Both were admitted to a private hospital where they were being closely monitored.

As of Thursday, the city listed 10 new cases and 21 recoveries, bringing the total number of active cases to 197.

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The city has recorded a total of 572 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic started, 352 of which were recoveries and 23 fatalities.

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