Odisha Health Dept Revises COVID-19 Death Toll In State
The Health and Family Welfare Department revised the death toll due to COVID-19 from 5 to 4. The department said that one of the two deaths in Ganjam district yesterday was suspected due to coronavirus. However, the laboratory report tested negative for the virus. Meanwhile, the the total number of positive cases rose to 828 while the death toll stood at 4.
“The 2nd death of Ganjam district yesterday was suspected Covid. Test report received from the laboratory now is negative for COVID-19. Hence total Covid deaths of Odisha stand at 4,” tweets the health dept pic.twitter.com/RJIFbBYswf
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