Goa : Goa’s covid mortality count rose to 583 with six Covid-related deaths on Monday, two of whom were brought dead to Hospicio hospital in South Goa.The state reported 290 cases of Covid-19 and 343 recoveries, taking a total of active cases to 2516.Of six deaths – four men and two women four were reported from Goa Medical College (GMC) and hospital, Bambolim. A 52-year-old man from Benualim and a 64-year-old woman from Fatorda who were rushed to Hospicio hospital with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) – were declared brought dead. The women had no known history of any co-morbidity while the male patient had hypertension and diabetes.
Other deaths reported were that of two men, both 68-year-old and a 56-year-old woman – all from Mapusa. A 68-year-old man from Margao who was hospitalised on developing ARDS died after undergoing treatment for a week.
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