Bhubaneswar, Aug 15 (LocalWire): The state government today said that the total deaths caused by the Coronavirus infection in the state touched 333 today.
The Health and Family Welfare department said that a total of nine more Coronavirus patients succumbed to the viral infection in the latest estimate.
“Regret to inform of the demise of nine Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” a statement from the department said.
A total of five districts reported the new deaths. Sambalpur district reported the maximum Coronavirus deaths.
The districts which reported the new Coronavirus deaths included-Sambalpur (4 deaths), Cuttack (2), Ganjam (1), Nayagarh (1) and Keonjhar (1).