GOA: Goa reported 489 new cases of Covid-19 pushing its count of active cases to 4,782 on Friday and with seven Covid-related deaths mortalities shot up to 492. As many as 415 people recovered from the virus. Goa’s positive rate rose to 86% with a total of 32,317 recoveries reported since March.
seven mortalities that of four women and three men six died in Goa Medical College (GMC) and one at the ESI-Covid hospital. Three men a 72-year-old from Bardez, a 60-year-old from Savoi Verem, and a 51-year-old Fatorda and four women a 55-year-old from Sancoale, a 78-year-old from Ponda, an 80-year-old from Benaulim and a 73-year-old from Mayem all but one had comorbidities.
The 51-year-old man from Fatorda had no comorbid condition, but he reported late to the hospital and died in less than ten hours of admission. He was detected with acute gastroenteritis when brought to the hospital.
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