By Cathy Elelman • 03 April 2020 • 17:55
Image from the presentation of the second phase of Marbella's video surveillance system.
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A NINE-YEAR-OLD disabled boy who is seriously ill with coronavirus has been admitted to Barcelona’s Vall d’Hebron hospital.
According to reports the little lad’s disability is severe and his state of health delicate, and he is suffering serious respiratory problems.
Spanish media reported that the nine-year-old is in the guardianship of the Catalan government, and that 34 other youngsters in the care of the Generalitat have symptoms compatible with Covid-19. A further eight have tested positive for the virus.
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.
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