GOA: The state saw 90 Covid mortalities reported in the first three weeks of August. Forty of these deaths occurred in the third week of the month alone. Vasco continued to lead with 25% of the fatalities being reported from the port town. Margao accounted for 20% and Ponda 10% of the mortalities.
Not a single day in the month has gone by without a death reported. In fact some days this month have had as many as nine mortalities reported with some positives declared brought dead. Others were declared positive for the virus following post mortem reports.
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