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Odisha reports 212 Black Fungus cases so far

21/09/2021 at 6:04 PM

Bhubaneswar, Sept 21: Odisha has so far reported 212 cases of Black Fungus and out of the total cases, 29 patients have succumbed to death, informed the Health and Family Welfare Department today.

“While 109 patients are undergoing treatment at different hospitals in the state, 68 patients have recovered from the fungal disease”, the department further added.

The first case of Black Fungus was confirmed on May 10 in the state.

Earlier, Niranjan Mishra, Director of Public Health, had stated that the situation in Odisha is not critical in comparison to other states with very few cases are being reported in the state.

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