Bhubaneswar, June 7 (Local Wire): Ganjam district today reported another death owing to Coronavirus infection.
This was the fourth Coronavirus death reported from the district.
The state health department said that the deceased was a patient of Tuberculosis.
A statement from the department said, “Regret to inform that a 55-year-old male patient of Ganjam, who had tested positive for Coronavirus has passed away, while under treatment in hospital. He was suffering from Tuberculosis and other comorbidities,”
With the addition of one more Coronavirus death, the total number of Coronavirus death cases in the state touched nine while two other Coronavirus patients were said to have died due to their pre-existing illness earlier.
With the fourth Coronavirus deaths reported from the district, Ganjam has become the worst hit in terms of Coronavirus deaths.
Ganjam and Khurda districts have now reported the maximum of four Coronavirus deaths each from their region.