Angul : The death toll due to covid-19 in Angul industrial district rose to 200 mark today with 2 more deaths reported from the district here.
According to the district administration report, there are 200 deaths have been recorded so far in the district.
The district authorities are worried over the hike of death cases in recent days where as the covid cases have drastically reduced to two digits across the district.
According to official report today, there are 89 cases of positives reported in the district while yesterday the number was below 80 cases. It is noticed that the number of positive cases in recent days has climbed down to two digit numbers.
As per the reports today Angul block tops with 17 cases followed by Banarpal block 15 cases.
Talcher block recrded 10 cases while Chhendipada block reported 14 cases,Kaniha block 7 cases,Kishore Nagar block 5 and the lowest reporting area has been identified as Pallahara area with 4cases. The authorities said the persons having mild symptoms have been advised for home isolations while serious patients have been shifted to Talcher COVID hospital.
Angul collector Sidhartha Shankar Swain,said,”Keeping in view of the growing cases of covid-19, the administration is stressing on test, trace and treatment. People having mild symptoms have been advised to stay at home. They are constantly monitored”.
74 cases have been recovered from the covid.Till now the 3lakh,45,567 people got vaccinated in the district till now so far,the collector said