Corona claims 7 more lives in Jammu & Kashmir

Four Srinagar residents were among seven persons who succumbed to covid-19 in Kashmir on Monday.

Official sources said that among the deaths reported includes a 58-year-old man from Kulgam, 85-year-old man from Puwlama, a 65-year-old from Budgam while three out of four causalities from Srinagar include three men, aged 60 years each, from Buchpora, Hawal and Bemina respectively besides a 69-year-old man from Safakadal who was admitted to SMHS hospital on July 24.

Most of them, they said, were suffering from community acquired pneumonia besides underlying ailments.

Regarding octogenarian, they said, he was a resident of Somboora and was admitted to SMHS hospital on July 23.