COVID-19: 55 -year- old female from Pulwama dies at SKIMS, toll 77 - Kashmir Student Alerts

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COVID-19: 55 -year- old female from Pulwama dies at SKIMS, toll 77

COVID-19: 55 -year- old female from Pulwama dies at SKIMS, toll 77.

Srinagar, June 20: A 55- year -old female who was tested positive for COVID-19 died at SKIMS on Saturday morning, officials said. 

Processor Farooq Jan, Medical Superintendent SKIMS told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that a 55- year -old lady who was referred  from SKIMS on June 16  died this morning  

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Dr G H Yatoo, Nodal officer for Covid-19 at SKIMS said that that  lady from Tujan Pulwama who was referred as a case of Meningioma with Obstructive sleep apnea passed away at SKIMS at 6:45 am. 

He said that patient died due to cardiopulmonary arrest and in this regard CMO Pulwama has been informed to follow necessary protocol.  

Pertinently, on Friday evening a 80 -year -old man from Shopian who had bilateral pneumonia and was tested positive for C19 died at SMHS. 

With two more deaths, the death toll of COVID- 19 infected  persons  in J&K has reached to 77 including 68 from kashmir and 9 from Jammu division—(KNO)