COVID-19: Baramulla man dies at SKIMS, J&K death toll 17 - Kashmir Student Alerts

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Tuesday, 19 May 2020

COVID-19: Baramulla man dies at SKIMS, J&K death toll 17

A day after Jammu and Kashmir recorded three Covid deaths in a single day, a 55-year-old COVID-19 positive with Cancer history, died at Sher Kashmir Institute of Medical (SKIMS) Soura on Tuesday morning.

With the fresh death, the total number of Covid deaths in J&K have reached 17, of which 15 are from Kashmir and two from Jammu region.

Medical Superintendent SKIMS Soura Dr Farooq Jan told local  news gathering agency that a 55‐year-old, COVID-19 positive patient from Rafiabad, who was Covid positive, died of a cardiac arrest. He said the patient was admitted to hospital for some time now.
Yesterday, J&K recorded three Covid deaths all from South Kashmir that included two elderly men and a women with Cancer history (KNO)