State Govt Confirms 69 More Fatalities As COVID Deaths, Toll Now 7,903

Bhubaneswar: The State Government today confirmed another 69 fatalities during the past few months as COVID deaths. With this, the Coronavirus death toll of the State has risen to 7,903.

The maximum 19 such confirmations came from Cuttack district while 10 cases were from Angul. Jagatsinghpur reported 9 fatalities while Mayurbhanj and Nayagarh reported confirmation of 5 deaths each.

In Khurda, where the most number of COVID patients have succumbed (1,432) during the past one year and four months, no fresh fatality was reported.

Odisha reported another 849 COVID positive cases on Sunday taking the Covid tally to 10,07,352. The active cases tally now stands at 8,600, the COVID Dashboard of the Health and Family Welfare Department revealed.