Kerala Child, 3, Who Had Been To Italy, Is India's 40th Coronavirus Case

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A three-year-old in Kerala has tested positive for coronavirus, taking the total number of affected people in the country to 40.The child had travelled to Italy along with his parents and had returned last Saturday. The family underwent thermal screening at the Kochi airport soon after they landed.The family was kept in quarantine at a hospital where the child developed the symptoms. The samples of the child tested positive after they were sent for examination at the National Institute of Virology lab at Alappuzha. The samples of the parents have also been sent for lab tests, officials said.

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