Gangtok, 02 Oct: Sikkim witnessed one more COVID-related death with the passing away of a 77-year-old lady from below Baha’i School Road here on Thursday night. This is the 41st COVID-19 related death in the State.
Health Department State IEC Officer, Sonam G Bhutia informs that the patient was admitted in the ICU facility of STNM Hospital after facing some health complications on Thursday evening.
He informed that the sample of the patient was taken last evening itself for RT-PCR testing which returned positive for COVID-19.
He added that the patient passed away around 8:15 PM Thursday night and had the co-morbidities of kidney problems and was also diabetic.