Bhubaneswar: A COVID warrior succumbed to the virus as the disease claimed the life of a police ASI in Odisha capital.
The deceased has been identified as Sisira Kumar Sethi. He was posted as ASI at the Khandagiri police station here.
After testing positive for COVID-19, Sethi was admitted to the SUM COVID Hospital in the city. The cop breathed his last while undergoing treatment at the hospital.
“He was an outstanding officer and has sacrificed his life in the line of duty. Our prayers are with the bereaved family members which include three minor daughters,” tweeted Bhubaneswar DCP.