Nayagarh, May 3: Being unable to bear the agony of her husband’s death in Covid-19, a newly-wed woman passed away suspectedly due to the shock in Sanatangipatana village under Itamati Police Station here on Monday.
The deceased couple has been identified as Dillip Kumar Patra (28) and his wife Bini Patra.
As per the report, Dillip and Bini who had tied the nuptial bond in December 2020 had been to Andaman & Nicobar Islands a few days back. After returning from the trip Dillip developed illness and was later tested positive for Covid-19.
After he succumbed on Sunday at a private hospital in Bhubaneswar while remaining under treatment, Bini failed to accept the loss and collapsed today.
While heart attack is being seen as the most probable cause of the woman’s death, Itamati Police has sent the body for autopsy and awaits the report to reach a conclusion.