GOA: Goa’s Covid-19 mortality rose to 441 with 12 deaths that of nine men and three women reported over the past 24 hours. With 524 new cases detected, the total number of active cases shot up to 4,976. Recoveries for the day were 400.
Twelve deaths, one patient a 50-year-old woman from Goa Velha died within a few hours of hospitalisation. She was detected with acute respiratory distress syndrome with diabetes keto acidosis, a complication wherein the body produces excess blood acids. She also had comorbidities like diabetes, hypertension and obesity. Two more women, a 75-year-old from Volvoi, Ponda, and a 63 year-old from Chimbel, with comorbid conditions succumbed to the virus after a few days of treatment.
The News24 Goa