Five deaths were reported by Goa Medical College with a fifty-year-old woman from Ribandar being the youngest among the deceased. She had comorbidities, including obesity, and died after 10 days of treatment.
A 70-year-old woman from Vasco and a 60-year-old old from Copelbhat, having comorbidities, were among the deceased. Other deaths were that of a 68-year-old man from Porvorim and a 65-year-old from Sindhudurg .
There were 24 hospitalisations and five discharges. Over the past two weeks, the average daily hospitalisation has been between 20 and 25.
After long, Margao’s active cases dropped below 100, as also that of Cortalim and Ponda. Case tally of other centres has been less than 100 with that of bigger centres in the range of 70 to 80.