--Odisha loses 66 more lives to Covid 19
--State's Covid19 death toll crosses 5,000 mark
Bhubaneswar, Jul 18: The number of deaths due to Covid 19 crosed 5,000 mark in Odisha with 66 new fatalities being reported in the last 24 hours, according to the State Covid dashboard updated at 8.50 am on Sunday.
The State had reported 67 Covid 16 deaths yesterday and 64 the day before.
According to the dashboard, highest 23 deaths were reported from Khordha district, followed by eight in Ganjam, six each in Mayurbhanj and Sundargarh, five in Boudh, three each in Bargarh and Nayagarh, two each in Ganjapati, Kendrapada and Puri and one each reported in Bhadrak, Bolangir, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Kandhamal and Rayagada district.