Bhubaneswar: At least 8 more persons succumbed to Covid-19 in Odisha in the last 24 hours, informed the Health & Family Welfare Department on Saturday.
With this, the death toll due to Covid-19 in Odisha now stands at 1,981.
Among the deceased, one each is from Balasore, Bargarh, Bhadrak, Bolangir, Cuttack, and Nuapada and two others are from Sundargarh.
1.A 54 years old male of Balangir district who was also suffering from Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
2.A 29 years old male of Balasore district.
3.A 40 years old male of Baragarh district.
4.A 38 years old male of Bhadrak district.
5.A 65 years old female of Cuttack district who was also suffering from Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, Asthma & Hypothyroidsim.
6.A 60 years male of Nuapada district.
7.A 50 years old male of Sundargarh district.
8.A 50 years old male of Sundargarh district.