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COVID19: Four more die, J&K toll 423

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Burial of a COVID positive patient in Srinagar (File Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)

Srinagar: The deadly Coronavirus on Wednesday claimed four more lives in Kashmir, thus taking the toll of deaths due to COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir to 423.

Officials said that four patients who died in J&K include a 50-year-old woman from Kupwara, a 70-year old woman from Sirhama Bijbehara, a 65-year-old man from SK colony Anantnag and a 65-year-old man from Pattan Baramulla. 


An official from SKIMS said that a 70-year-old woman from Sirhama Bijbehara who was admitted on 25 July and a 65-year-old man from SK Colony Anantnag who was admitted on 02 August died at SKIMS on Wednesday. 

An official from CD hospital Srinagar said that a 50-year-old woman from Kupwara who was admitted on 28 July died on Wednesday. 

An official from SMHS told KNO that a 65-year-old man from Pattan Baramulla who was admitted a few days ago, was tested positive after his death. 

With four more deaths, the death toll related to COVID-19 has reached to 423 including 393 from Kashmir division and 30 from Jammu division—(KNO)