276 new Covid-19 positive cases detected in East Singhbhum district
Meanwhile, 276 fresh cases were also detected in the district.
According to information received late Wednesday evening, among the 5 deceased was a 70-year-old man from Agrico. He was admitted in TMH with breathing difficulty. He succumbed to complications on Wednesday.
Similarly, a 85-year-old man from Kadma also succumbed to the virus on Wednesday.
The third person was a man from Telco. He was 73-year-old and had hyper tension. He too died during treatment.
The fourth casualty was that of a 66-year-old woman from Sonari. She too had co-morbidities and died during treatment.
The fifth casualty was that of a 59-year-old man from Adityapur. He too had a couple of co-morbidities and died of complications.
A sixth person also died late night in TMH. No details could be ascertained about this patient’s age and residence.
In all, Covid has killed 5 men and 1 women in TMH today.
With this the total number of people who have died of Covid-19 in the city has reached 149.
Most of the deceased have either had some co-morbidity or were on the higher side of the age.