Bhubaneswar, July 7 (LocalWire): The state government today said six more Coronavirus patients died in the state yesterday as per the latest estimate.
The State Health Department claimed that four patients succumbed due to the viral infection while two other Coronavirus patients lost their lives due to other diseases.
“Regret to inform that four Coronavirus positive patients passed away while under treatment in hospital.
A male of 70 years of Ganjam district who was also suffering from Diabetes and another male of 48 years of Cuttack district who was also suffering from Chronic Liver Disease and Diabetes,” the department said in a statement.
The department said that two patients of cancer died in Cuttack and Mayurbhanj.
“Regret to report the demise of two Covid positive patients from cancer.
One was a male of 80 years of Cuttack district from Prostate Cancer with metastasis and another was a male of 45 years of Mayurbhanj district from Cancer of Esophagus,” the department said.
Latest statistics claim that a total of 42 people have died due to Coronavirus in the state till now while a total of 12 Coronavirus patients died due to reasons other than the viral disease.