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6-month-old baby youngest COVID-19 fatality in Bohol

By: - Correspondent / @leoudtohanINQ
/ 06:55 PM December 09, 2020

TAGBILARAN CITY—A six-month-old infant died of COVID-19 on Tuesday, the youngest fatality of the disease in Bohol province.

Dr. Cesar Tomas Lopez, spokesperson of the Bohol Inter-Agency Task Force (BIATF), said the infant, a girl and resident of Sagbayan town, was brought to the Congressman Simeon G. Toribio Memorial Hospital in Carmen town but later died.

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Lopez said the infant’s parents and close contacts were already isolated.

“Let us continue to be watchful. Let us help one another,” he said.

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Bohol province currently has 766 COVID-19 cases with 642 recoveries and 16 deaths.

Edited by TSB
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