Koraput, Oct 1: Koraput Town police station IIC Pitabash Dharua succumbed to COVID-19.
He passed away while undergoing treatment in SUM Covid Hospital.
Koraput MP Saptagiri Ulaka in a tweet said, “Ready saddened to hear about the unfortunate demise of our young IIC from Koraput Shri Pitabash Dharua, we lost another brave warrior to COVID-19. My heartfelt condolences to bereaved family & friends. May his soul rest in peace”.