Coronavirus Claims 19 More Lives In Odisha, State’s COVID Toll Rises To 2,199

Bhubaneswar: As many as 19 Covid positive patients died while undergoing treatment at various hospitals in Odisha in the last 24 hours, informed the Health & Family Welfare Department on Sunday.

Khurda and Kalahandi reported 3 Covid-related deaths (each) on Saturday, while 1 death was registered in each of the following 13 districts: Angul, Bhadrak, Bolangir, Dhenkanal, Gajapati, Ganjam, Jajpur, Jharsuguda, Puri, Rayagada, Sambalpur, Sunbarnapur, Sundergarh.

So far, Khurda district has reported the maximum 389 Covid deaths followed by Ganjam – 265 and Sundergarh – 209 fatal cases. Out of the 389 fatalities in Khurda, at least 280 have been reported from Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area.

The details of the fatalities as shared by the Health and Family Welfare Department is as follows:

  1. A 47 years old male of Angul district who was also suffering from Hypertension;
  2. A 61 years old male of Bolangir district;
  3. A 77 years old male of Bhubaneswar;
  4. A 52 years old male of Bhadrak district who was also suffering from Diabetes Mellitus;
  5. A 60 years old male of Dhenkanal district who was also suffering from Diabetes Mellitus;
  6. A 65 years old male of Ganjam district;
  7. A 52 years old male of Gajapati district;
  8. A 30 years old male of Jajpur district who was also suffering from Chronic Kidney Disease;
  9. A 55 years old female of Jharsuguda district;
  10. A 56 years old female of Khordha district who was also suffering from Hypertension & Chronic Kidney Disease;
  11. A 71 years old male of Khordha district;
  12. A 45 years old male of Kalahandi district;
  13. A 35 years old male of Kalahandi district;
  14. A 43 years old male of Kalahandi district;
  15. A 62 years old female of Puri district;
  16. A 46 years old male of Rayagada district who was also suffering from Diabetes Mellitus & Chronic Kidney Disease;
  17. A 38 years old male of Sambalpur district;
  18. A 22 years old male of Subarnapur district; and
  19. A 28 years old male of Sundargarh district.