Angul, May 4: A 50-year-old Asha worker, who was on COVID-9 duty, died on Monday after she suddenly collapsed on ground in Athamallik block of Angul district.
The deceased, Abanti Pradhan, resident of Urukula village, was working as an ASHA worker in the village. She was out for duty in the morning. While conducting a survey relating to coronavirus at the village, she fell down and collapsed.
She was rushed to a nearby hospital by a 108 ambulance, however doctors declared her dead.
On being informed, the local police reached the hospital and seized the body for post mortem.