70-year-old covid-19 positive patient dies at JVC Bemina, toll 5 in J&K

Srinagar, April 17 : A Covid-19 patient died at JVC SKIMS Bemina here in Srinagar on Friday afternoon taking the toll of patients who died of covid-19 to five in Jammu and Kashmir.

Medical superintendent JVC Bemina Dr Shafia Deva told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that a 70 year old patient from Arampora Kupwara who was admitted before 10 days at JVC expired today.

She added that at present around 95 covid-19 patients are undergoing treatment at the hospital. Pertinently with the death of covid-19 patient from Kupwara, death toll in Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory has reached to five.

On 8th April, a 61 year old lady from Udhampur died at GMC Jammu. On 7 April, a 54 year old man from Bandipora died at SMHS Srinagar.

On 29 March, a 50 year old man from form Tangmarg area died at CD hospital. On 25th March, a 65 year old Tableegi preacher from Hyderpora died at CD hospital—(KNO)