Bhubaneswar, July 15 (LocalWire): The state government today said that five more Coronavirus patients in the state died yesterday in the state.
The State Health and Family Welfare Department said that out of the five deaths, three are attributed to Coronavirus infection.
On the other hand two Coronavirus patients are reported to have died due to reasons other than the viral disease.
The department said, “Regret to inform the demise of three Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,”
The deceased included people above 60 years of age from Ganjam and Khurda districts.
On the other side two persons who died due to other reasons hailed from Ganjam and Khurda districts too.
They were said to have died due to brain injury and another due to coronary artery diseases.
With the addition of the new deaths, the total Coronavirus deaths in the state touched 77 today while the total deaths of Coronavirus patients for reasons other than Corona touched 24.