Bhubaneswar, July 17 (LocalWire): The state government today said that it has witnessed four more deaths of Coronavirus patients in the latest estimation from across the state.
With the addition of four more deaths, the total toll arising due to Coronavirus infection touched 83 today.
The deaths were reported from Ganjam, Angul and Gajapati districts. All of them were above the age of 56 years and had comorbidities.
“Regret to inform the demise of four Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals,” the State Health and Family Welfare Department said.
The deceased included a 66-year-old male patient of Angul district who was also suffering from Neuroendocrine tumour, a 57-year-old male patient of Ganjam district who was also suffering from Diabetes, the department said.
Two others included a 56-year-old male patient of Gajapati district who was also suffering from Diabetes and heart disease and a 60-year-old male patient of Ganjam district who was also suffering from Chronic Kidney disease.