Agartala, 26 October: A doctor succumbed to covid-19 at ILS Hospital in Agartala.
Dr. Bablu Shukla Das, an anesthetist at the IGM Hospital, who tested positive for the viral infection, succumbed to the disease on Saturday night.
Dr. Shukla Das had been unwell for the last week. Dr. Rajesh Chowdhury, secretary of the All Tripura Government Doctors Association (ATGDA), said.
He was suffering from pneumonia and was down with fever. He also complained of breathing difficulties.
In Tripura, so far 340 people have died due to covid-19.