Bhubaneswar: Odisha added 69 more deaths due to COVID-19 taking the toll to 7,223 so far, informed the State Health & Family Welfare Department today.
The fresh fatalities were reported from 12 districts. While the highest single-day deaths of 12 were reported from Jagatsinghpur, 11 persons died in Cuttack district.
Similarly, the virus claimed 8 lives in Dhenkanal district, 6 each in Bhadrak and Jajpur districts and 5 each in Angul, Kendrapara and Khordha districts. Four patients succumbed to Covid in Puri district, 3 each in Keonjhar and Mayurbhanj districts and 1 in Nayagarh district.
Details of cases confirmed as death due to Covid-19, after due completion of death audit process: