Bhubaneswar, Aug 23 (LocalWire): The state government today said that the toll due to Coronavirus in the state crossed 400 marks today in the latest estimates.
The State Health department said that 10 more Coronavirus patients in the state succumbed to the viral infection yesterday.
With the addition of 10 more deaths, the total fatalities caused by the disease in the state touched 409 by today morning.
“Regret to inform of the demise of ten Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the department said in a statement.
Most of the deceased were elderly with comorbidities while the youngest to die was a 45-year-old from Raygada.
The districts which saw the recent Coronavirus deaths included-Ganjam (3 deaths), Cuttack (2), Raygada (2), Bolangir (1), Gajapati (1) and Nayagarh (1).