Idukki man dies of COVID-19; total death toll touches 43
Thodupuzha (Idukki): One more death due to COVID-19 has been reported in the state. The deceased is identified as Idukki Chakkupallam native Thankaraj (69). He was under treatment in Idukki medical college after his first test result was positive.
Thankaraj, who is a heart patient, died on Monday noon. He came back from Gudalur along with his wife and daughter-in-law. The daughter-in-law who is pregnant was already confirmed with COVID-19.
With this, the total number of deaths due to COVID-19 rose to 43. The COVID transmission in the state is getting intensified day by day, according to the statistics.