According to the update provided by Gov. Albert Garcia on his Facebook post on Sunday, the baby is the latest COVID-19 patient in the province, which has already recorded 21 other confirmed cases.
Citing records from the provincial health office, Garcia said six COVID-19 patients have already recovered, the province has recorded two deaths due to the disease.
The one-month-old is considered the youngest COVID-19 positive case in the country and there are already four children that contracted the virus in the Philippines, including a one-year-old from Oriental Mindoro, a 13-year-old from Quezon City and a five-year-old in Nueva Vizcaya.
Source: DOH, PNA