Berhampur: Another journalist from Odisha succumbed to COVID-19 on Friday.
The deceased, Pradeep Sahu (43), was working as the district correspondent for the vernacular daily ‘Sambad’ in Berhampur.
According to sources, Pradeep had been undergoing treatment at Ashwini COVID Hospital in Berhampur for the past 15 days.
He is survived by his wife and two sons.
As many as 17 journalists in Odisha have lost their lives due to the pandemic so far.