Bhubaneswar, Aug 24 (LocalWire): The State Health and Family Welfare department today said that a total of 10 more Coronavirus patients succumbed to the viral infection.
With the addition of 10 more deaths, the total fatalities caused by the disease touched 419 by today morning.
“Regret to inform the demise of 10 Coronavirus positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the department said in a statement.
The highest deaths were reported from Ganjam district which saw five deaths.
Other districts which reported Coronavirus deaths included-Sundergarh (2), Raygada (1), Nayagarh (1) and Cuttack (1).
Most of the deceased were elderly with existing co-morbidities.