Cuttack, Sep 16: Malgodown police station constable Babuli Lenka succumbed to coronavirus today.
This was informed by the Cuttack DCP on Twitter.
“With deep regret & despondency we inform that Const. Babuli Lenka who was working in MalgodownPS succumbed to Covid19 pandemic & scarified his life in the line of duty. May god give strength to the bereaved family to overcome this situation? Entire Cuttack UPD is with his family,” the DCP tweeted.
On September 14, Khandagiri police station ASI Sisira Kumar Sethi succumbed to Covid 19.
Eleven more persons succumbed to Covid-19 in the last 24 hours while undergoing treatment taking the toll to 656, the state health department said.