Bhubaneswar, Aug 9 (LocalWire): The death toll due to Coronavirus infection in the state today touched 272 as more fatalities were reported from the state.
According to the State Health and Family Welfare Department a total of 13 new Coronavirus deaths were reported from across the state.
Most of the deceased belonged to Ganjam alone. Many of them are reported to have associated comorbidities.
The districts which reported the 13 new Coronavirus deaths included-Ganjam (6 deaths), Khurda (2), Nayagarh (1), Koraput (2), Balasore (1) and Bargarh (1).
The youngest among the deceased was a 39-year-old male patient from Bargarh.