Sambalpur: In a tragic incident, Jeevardhan Bhoi (29), manager of Rukmini Lath Bal Niketan in Odisha’s Sambalpur district, succumbed to COVID-19 on the scheduled day of his wedding.
According to reports, the marriage was scheduled to be held on May 25. However, it was later postponed as Bhoi, who hailed from Lahanda area of Bargarh district, tested positive for COVID-19.
He was admitted to the Ashwini Hospital here for treatment. Unfortunately, he breathed his last while undergoing treatment at the healthcare facility, last night around 10 PM.
A pall of gloom descended on Bhoi’s village after his untimely demise.