Shillong, Aug 31: Covid-19 death toll went up to 12 in Meghalaya on Monday after two more persons succumbed to the virus.
According to DHS (MI) Dr. Aman Warr the two patients succumbed with co-morbidities.
One patient identified as Jagadish Prasad Shah (65) was brought dead at Nazareth Hospital on August 30th at 10.45 pm, said Dr. Warr.
The DHS informed that his sample was taken and found to be Covid positive.
Another patient, Sunil Kumar Jain (60), resident of Jhalupara died at NEIGRIHMS hospital here on Monday at 7 PM.
Now, the state death toll due to the disease rose to 12, Dr. Warr said.