Bhubaneswar:3/10/20: The COVID-19 toll is inching towards 900-mark in Odisha with 17 new fatalities due to the deadly virus in the last 24 hours.
The fresh deaths were reported from 10 districts. While the virus claimed 6 lives (3 each) in Balasore and Dhenkanal districts, 2 each died in Jagatsinghpur, Khordha, and Puri districts. One each succumbed to the virus in Bhadrak, Ganjam, Jajpur, Mayurbhanj, and Nayagarh districts.
Following deaths of 17 more patients, the toll increased to 892 in the State.
Here’re details of 17 new deaths due to COVID-19 in Odisha:
1.A 47-year old male of Balasore district.
2.A 62-year old male of Balasore district.
3.A 65-year old female of Balasore district.
4.A 56-year old female of Bhadrak district who was also suffering from Diabetes , Hypertension & Hypothyroidism.
5.A 36-year old male of Dhenkanal district who was also suffering from Chronic Liver Disease.
6.A 65-year old male of Dhenkanal district who was also suffering from Diabetes.