Bhubaneswar, Aug 30 (LocalWire): The total toll due to Coronavirus infection in the state today touched 482 as more number of patients from across the state succumbed to the infection.
The State Health Department today morning said that 12 more patients of the global pandemic lost their lives owing to the infection in the latest records of the government.
“Regret to inform of the demise of twelve Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the health department said today in a statement.
A total of nine districts reported the new deaths.
Ganjam district reported the maximum Coronavirus fatalities.
The districts which reported the new Coronavirus deaths included-Ganjam (4 deaths), Cuttack (1), Khurda (1), Malkangiri (1), Rayagada (1), Nabarangpur (1), Sundergarh (1), Jajpur (1) and Puri (1).
Most of the deceased were elderly and living with co-morbidities.
The youngest to die is a 30-year-old male from Ganjam who was living with Diabetes.