A person suffering COVID-19 has died here on the way to hospital on Friday. The deceased is a 55-year-old man of Sukhipur Municiplaity-2 in the district.
He was undergoing treatment at Biratnagar based Nobel Medical College with the support of ventilator and being taken to Birat Medical College for further treatment.
He breathed his last in the ambulance- on the way to hospital. He was tested positive for COVID-19 in course of treatment last Thursday.
With this, the total deaths caused by the COVID-19 have reached 14 in the district.
Source: National News Agency Nepal