Bhubaneswar, July 26 (LocalWire): The State government today said that 10 more patients of Coronavirus succumbed to the viral disease in the latest estimates of the government.
“Regret to inform the demise of 10 Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the State Health and Family Welfare Department said in a statement.
With the detection of 10 more new Coronavirus deaths, the total fatalities caused by the global pandemic in the state touched 140 by today morning.
Most of the deaths were reported from Ganjam district alone.
The total districts which reported the latest Coronavirus deaths included-Ganjam (6 deaths), Khurda (2), Sundergarh (1) and Gajapati (1).
Most of the deceased were elderly except one 35-year-old male from the Khurda district.
The State Information and Public Relations Department has not cited the status of co-morbidities of the youngest deceased and three others out of the total 10 deaths.