Bhubaneswar: Odisha today reported two more COVID-19 deaths. This was informed by the State Health & Family Welfare department.
With this, the death toll reached 17.
As per reports, all the deaths have been reported from Cuttack district.
The two patients, who succumbed to coronavirus are- a 71-year-old male, who was also suffering from infected diabetic foot, diabetes and chronic kidney disease and a 53-year-old male, who was also suffering from diabetes.
Meanwhile, 167 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours taking the total count in the state to 5470, including 1583 active cases.