Hospital staff clap for 36-day-old baby who beat coronavirus. Aaditya Thackeray shares video

Hospital staff clap for 36-day-old baby who beat coronavirus. Aaditya Thackeray shares video

A 36-day-old baby in Maharashtra has emerged a winner in the battle against the novel coronavirus. The baby, who tested positive for Covid-19, has recovered from the new virus.

In a special gesture, the doctors and nurses gave a big round of applause to the little baby and the mother at Sion Hospital, Mumbai.

The official Twitter handle of the Chief Minister of Maharashtra shared a video of the moment.

"For people of Maharashtra, age is no bar when it comes to putting up a fight. 36-day-old baby recovered from Covid-19 at Sion Hospital in Mumbai. Kudos to the team of doctors, nurses & ward boys," the caption of the tweet read.

Maharashtra Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray also retweeted the video with several clap emojis in the caption.

The video has garnered over 300k views ever since being made available online. Netizens were delighted with the news of the little baby defeating the novel coronavirus. They flooded the comments section and called it a "ray of hope." Several users also lauded the relentless service of healthcare workers amid the coronavirus outbreak.