Bhubaneswar: Eight more persons in Odisha succumbed to COVID-19 in the last 24 hours taking the toll to 1,973.
The eight deaths have been reported from seven districts: Ganjam (2), Kalahandi (2), Khordha (1), Kandhamal (1), Balasore (1) and Balangir (1).
Regret to inform the demise of eight numbers of Covid positive patients while under treatment in hospitals
– Odisha COVID-19 dashboard
Meanwhile, Odisha reported highest-ever spike of 6,215cases in the last 24 hours. Taking total count to 3,94,694.