Bhubaneswar, Aug 2 (LocalWire): The toll of Coronavirus deaths in Odisha by today morning touched 197 as 10 more patients succumbed to the viral infection.
The State Health and Family Welfare Department said that 10 more patients have died in the state in the latest estimate.
“Regret to inform the demise of 10 Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the department said in a statement.
Out of the 10 new deaths, four were reported from Ganjam district alone.
Other districts which reported Coronavirus deaths included-Khurda (3 deaths), Sundergarh (1), Jajpur (1) and Kalahandi (1).
Most of the deceased were elderly above 60 years of age.
The youngest of them was a 45-year-old female from Ganjam district.