In Arzamas newborn baby with COVID-19 placed in intensive care

In Arzamas COVID-19 was confirmed in the infant. He’s only 12 days, he was placed in the intensive care unit of the regional hospital, said the mayor Alexander Schelokov.

the Mayor decided to draw attention of citizens to this case, as the majority of children suffer coronavirus infection without symptoms or mild form of SARS. Alexander Schelokov wrote in the social network: “Why I write for this child alone because he is 12 days, it took mind.”

however, according to the operational staff in the region confirmed 238 more cases of infection with coronavirus. The total number of cases has reached 14 648 people. More than 5 thousand Nizhegorodtsev are on outpatient treatment, their disease is asymptomatic or mild. Almost 2.6 thousand patients are treated in hospitals, 80 people are in Observatory.

As reported STRC “Nizhny Novgorod”, 50.4 percent of the total number of cases of coronavirus — recovered. Over the past day from the hospital was discharged 373 people. Died during the day, four residents, thus, the number of deaths had reached 179.

Text: GTRK “Nizhny Novgorod”