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31 more covid-19 deaths reported in J&K, toll 2489

31 more covid-19 deaths reported in J&K, toll 2489

SRINAGAR, MAY 5: At least 31 more people succumbed to the covid-19 since last evening in Jammu and Kashmir, taking the fatality count to 2489, officials said on Wednesday.

Eighteen of the fresh deaths were reported at GMC Jammu while 13 others occurred in various hospitals of Kashmir, the officials told GNS. They said that an 85-year-old man from Shivpora Srinagar died at SMHS hospital, a day after he was admitted there.

A 55-year-old woman from Chinad Delina died at Indoor stadium Khawajabagh Baramulla , two days after admitted to the converted-health facility. A 65-year-old man from Nowgam died at SMHS Hospital, two days after he was admitted, they said.

A 65-year-old man from Gulshan Abad Noor Bagh died six days after he was admitted at SMHS hospital, they said. A 26-year-old man from UP, At Present Habba Kadal died at SMHS hospital , five days after he was admitted.

A 50-year-old woman from Khanyar Srinagar died at SKIMS Soura, a day after she was admitted to the tertiary care hospital, they said. A 70-year-old man from Safa Kadal Srinagar died at JLNM hospital, a day after he was admitted there, they said.

An 82-year-old woman Sonwar Srinagar died a fortnight after she was admitted to a hospital here, they said. A 65-year-old woman from Aalochi Bagh died 12 days after she was admitted to the SMHS hospital, they said.

A 75-year-old from Nowpora Srinagar and a 75-year-old man from Alamgari Bazar died at SKIMS Soura with four days of their admission to the tertiary care hospital. A 62-year-old from Sarnal and one more patient died at GMC Anantnag, days after they were admitted there, they said.

A 50-year-old woman from Zafron colony Pampora died hours after she was admitted to SMHS hospital, they said. With these deaths, 1024 people have died due to the virus in the Jammu division and 1465 succumbed in Kashmir Valley so far, they added. (GNS)


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31 more covid-19 deaths reported in J&K, toll 2489