Sambalpur, May 14: Even as official figure of Covid deaths in Sambalpur remains to be low, actual number of deaths is much more, if “claims” relating to cremation made by the Ashwini Covid Hospital are true.
According to information, a person succumbed to Covid 19 infection at the Ashwini Covid Hospital on Wednesday. When the bereaved family requested the hospital authorities to hand over the body for cremation, the latter said that four bodies were being cremated at the designated crematorium and the turn of cremation of their kin is eighth. From this, it is understood that 12 persons succumbed to Covid19 virus during the last 12 hours.
Ashwini Covid Hospital is operating inside the District Covid Hospital, Sambalpur.