Goa registered its first covid 19 death on Monday , 85 years old man from morle village in sattari taluk in north goa and shifted to goa medical collage and hospital, bambolim in a critical condition died.
He was shifted to Covid-19 hospital in Margao late Sunday evening. “The patient succumbed to the infection at 5.30am,” said a doctor at the hospital.
The deceased belongs to the ward of Morle village which was declared a containment zone last week. His daughter-in-law and son had tested positive last week and are under treatment in Covid hospital.
On Sunday 19 peoples from the village were tested. Out of 818 confirmed cases of covid-19 reported in the state and 135 patients have been cured and dischared.