Bhubaneswar, Aug 4 (LocalWire): The state government today said that nine more Coronavirus patients from the state succumbed to the viral infection yesterday.
“Regret to inform of the demise of nine Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals.
The State Health and Family Welfare Department said that with the addition of nine more deaths owing to the global pandemic, the death toll in the state touched 216 by today morning.
The deaths were reported from four different districts.
However Ganjam remained the worst hit. All the deceased were above 40 years.
The Coronavirus deaths were reported from-Ganjam (six deaths), Khurda (1), Jajpur (1) and Puri (1).