Bhubaneswar: A 55-year-old Male COVID-19 patient from Ganjam succumbed today, taking the death toll in the State to 10 and that of the district to five.
The cause of death was acute respiratory distress syndrome, said a tweet from the H&FW department.
With 138, Ganjam district has the highest number of active cases in Odisha. It also has witnessed the highest recoveries, so far, with 515.
Regret to report the death of a Covid positive 55 year old male of Ganjam, while under treatment in hospital.
Cause of death was acute respiratory distress syndrome.
— H & FW Dept Odisha (@HFWOdisha) June 12, 2020