Bhubaneswar, July 28 (LocalWire): A five-year-old child from Bhubaneswar became the latest victim of Coronavirus in the state as he succumbed to the infection yesterday in a hospital.
The state government today said that seven more Coronavirus patients in the state succumbed to Coronavirus infection in the latest estimate.
“Regret to inform the demise of seven Coronavirus positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the State Health Department said.
It also added that a 5-year-old male child of Bhubaneswar who was also suffering from Cerebral Palsy with seizure disorder was among the seven deceased who died due to the viral infection.
The seven deaths were reported from four different districts.
These included-Ganjam (3 deaths), Raygada (2 deaths), Cuttack (1 death) and Khurda (1 death).
With the inclusion of seven more deaths, the total cases of fatalities caused by the disease in the state by the viral disease touched 154.