Angul: A 50-year-old Asha worker, who was on Covid-19 duty, died today after she suddenly collapsed on ground. The incident has been reported from Urukula village under Kishore Nagar block in Angul district.
The deceased, Abanti Pradhan, resident of Urukula village, was working as a ASHA worker in the village.
Abanti was conducting a survey related to COVID-19 at the village when she fell to the ground and collapsed. She was was immediately rushed to Kishor Nagar Community Healthcare Centre (CHC). Later, the on-duty doctors declared her dead.
A pall of gloom descended on the village following the incident.