Rourkela: Senior video journalist Sumant Mohanty, who worked with regional news channel Kanak News has lost the battle to COVID-19. He was 50.
Sumant had tested positive for the virus few days ago and was admitted to Hi-tech COVID Hospital here for treatment. However, he breathed his last today.
So far, around 20 mediapersons in the sate have died due to the virus in the second wave of the pandemic.