Bhubaneswar: During the last 24 hours, 45 persons who were suffering from Covid-19 across Odisha, died due to the infection.
With this rise, Odisha’s Covid toll stands 3,347.
In the ongoing month of June, Odisha’s daily Covid death toll was 40 or more on 11 days. On June 1 the death toll was 37 and on June 4 it was 39.
As per latest (past 24 hours figures), the maximum 6 persons died in Khurda due to Covid, followed by 4 in Cuttack district.
Three persons each have lost their lives to Coronavirus in Angul, Bhadrak, Dhenkanal, Jagatsinghpur, Puri, and Sundergarh.
Khurda’s Covid toll tops the chart with 540 Covid fatalities. Till Saturday, 377 persons have had succumbed to the disease in Bhubaneswar.
Sundergarh is in second position with 310 Covid deaths followed by Ganjam with 299 coronavirus casualties.