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12-year-old girl infected with COVID-19 dies in Belgium

BRUSSELS: A 12-year-old girl infected with COVID-19 has died in Belgium, health officials said on Tuesday (Mar 31).

Fatality at such a young age "is a very rare occurrence," said government spokesman Dr Emmanuel Andre, adding that her death "shook us".

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The girl had had a fever for three days before her death and tested positive for COVID-19, said another spokesman, Steven Van Gucht.

No other details were given about her case, including whether she had any other

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