Bhubaneswar, Sept 27 (LocalWire): The State Health Department today said that it has seen 14 more deaths of Coronavirus patients in the state in the latest government records.
The department said that with the inclusion of 14 more deaths the total fatalities caused by the disease touched 797.
“Regret to inform of the demise of fourteen Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the department said in a statement.
A total of eight districts reported the new deaths.
The highest deaths were recorded in Khurda and Cuttack district which saw three deaths each.
Other districts which reported new deaths included-Jajpur (2 deaths), Kendrapara (2), Subarnapur (1), Bolangir (1) and Dhenkanal (1).
Most of the deceased were in their 40s and 50s with no reported comorbidities.
The youngest among them to die was a 31-year-old female from Subaranapur who was diabetic.