Baripada: One more young journalist infected with COVID-19 lost battle to the deadly virus in Odisha.
Asit Kumar Behera, the reporter of a private news channel, passed away today while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Baripada.
He breathed his last at around 6.15 AM on Saturday. He was 46.
Based in Karanjia in Mayurbhanj district, Asit Behera was working for the Kanak News.
He was undergoing treatment a private hospital in Baripada in past 10 days after being diagnosed with COVID-19.