One more COVID death in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: One more death due to COVID-19 has been reported in Kerala taking the total death toll to 11. The deceased is identified as Thiruvananthapuram Nalanchira native Fr. K G Varghese (77).

Fr. Varghese was under treatment at Thiruvananthapuram Medical College due to severe lung disease and died on Tuesday morning.The disease was confirmed after the test result was received by afternoon.

Earlier, Fr Varghese was admitted in another hospital in Thiruvananthapuram and was shifted to the medical college for a surgery. According to hospital sources, he also had other serious diseases apart from lung disease. However, it is not yet confirmed how he developed COVID-19. Desk: Asianet Online