Bhubaneswar, Sept 11 (LocalWire): The State Health and Family Welfare Department today said that the state has till now seen 615 Coronavirus deaths with the forthcoming new deaths.
The department said that in the latest round of estimates, a total of 15 Coronavirus patients succumbed to the viral infection.
“Regret to inform the demise of fourteen Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the department said in a statement.
A total of seven districts reported the new deaths. Khurda district reported the highest number of deaths.
The new Coronavirus deaths were reported from districts like-Khurda (5 deaths), Puri (3), Mayurbhanj (2), Koraput (1), Kalahandi (1), Cuttack (1) and Sambalpur (1).
Most of the deceased were elderly with existing comorbidities.
The youngest to die was a 45-year male from Sambalpur who was suffering from Diabetes and Coronary artery disease.