With this, the number of Covid19-related fatalities in the State mounted to 9,137 as per the data updated at the Covid dashboard at 10.02 am today.
According to the department, a 67-year-old man succumbed to the virus while under going in a hospital.
“A 67-year- old Male of Cuttack District who was also suffering from Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension & Parkinsonism succumbed to the Covid19 virus,” tweeted the department.
The department, however, said the death list does not reflect deaths occurring on a particular day. It gives details of past deaths for which the death audit process has been duly completed.