Bhubaneswar, Sept 16 (LocalWire): The State Health and Family Welfare department today said that the total fatalities owing to the Coronavirus infections touched 656 by today morning.
This could be attributed to the latest addition of 11 more Coronavirus deaths reported by the government in the recent records of the viral fatalities.
“Regret to inform the demise of 11 more COVID19 positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the health department said.
The new Coronavirus deaths were reported from six different districts.
The maximum of three deaths each were reported from Puri and Sambalpur districts.
Other districts which reported the new Coronavirus deaths included-Khurda (2), Kalahandi (1), Mayurbvhanj (1) and Sundergarh (1).
Most of the deceased were elderly and with comorbidities.
The youngest of them to die was a 31-year-old female from Sundergarh who was diabetic.