Bhubaneswar, July 22 (LocalWire): The death toll owing to Coronavirus infection in the state today touched 108 as the state saw five more patients succumbing to the viral infection.
The State Health and Family Welfare Department today said that five such patients have died due to the viral infection in their latest estimate from across the state.
“Regret to inform the demise of five Coronavirus positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the department said.
The deceased involved patients from districts like Gajapati (1 case), Ganjam (3 districts) and Kandhamal (1 case).
Most of them were above the age of 60 years with existing comorbidities except for one 40-year-old female patient from Ganjam who was suffering from diabetes and hydronephrosis (kidney ailment).