Bhubaneswar: Coronavirus death toll touched 36 in Odisha after two more persons succumbed to the virus on Sunday.
The Health Department identified them as two men aged 40 and 64 of Gajapati and Sundargarh district respectively. One of them was also suffering from diabetes. They passed away while undergoing treatment at COVID hospital.
Regret to inform the demise of a 40-year old Covid positive Male of Gajapati district and a 64-year old Covid positive Male of Sundargarh district, who was also suffering from Diabetes.
— H & FW Dept Odisha (@HFWOdisha) July 5, 2020
Earlier, the virus had claimed 20 lives in Ganjam district, seven in Khurda, four in Cuttack, and one each in Puri, Angul, and Bargarh.