Woman from Surathkal dies due to COVID-19; Total fatalities reach 13

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Woman from Surathkal dies due to COVID-19; Total fatalities reach 13

Woman from Surathkal dies due to COVID-19; Total fatalities reach 13

SC GM   ¦    Jun 28, 2020 03:24:19 PM (IST)

Woman from Surathkal dies due to COVID-19; Total fatalities reach 13-1Mangaluru: A 51-year-old woman from Jokatte in Surathkal succumbed to Covid-19 today, June 28.

With this, the total number of deaths due to Covid-19 has reached 13 in Dakshina Kannada district.

The woman, who succumbed to the disease today was suffering from tuberculosis and was admitted to a private hospital, located in Kana near Surathkal few days ago.

As her condition was serious on Saturday, she was shifted to a private hospital in city. Her throat swab was ested positive for Covid-19 yesterday, June 27.

She also had some other health issues like blood pressure, diabetes etc.

It can be noted that two persons had succumbed to the disease on Saturday late.