Goa : A 13-year-old boy from Candolim with cerebral palsy died of Covid-19 after he tested positive fortnight ago. A 38-year-old from Old Goa who was detected having sepsis and acute respiratory distress symptoms (ARDS) at the time of admission to hospital ten days ago, succumbed to the virus.
With two casualties reported from Goa Medical College on Thursday, the mortality count rose to 799. The active cases shot up to 638 with 69 new cases and 38 recoveries reported during the day. The case positivity rate was at 4% and recovery rate at 97%.There were seven hospital admissions during the d ay and 47 patients isolated at home.
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