COVID-19: 46-year-old Baramulla man with underlying ailments dies at SKIMS, J&K toll 183

COVID-19: 46-year-old Baramulla man with underlying ailments dies at SKIMS, J&K toll 183

Srinagar: A 46-year-old COVID-19 positive man from Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district died at SKIMS Soura this morning taking the disease toll in J&K to 183. The man was already suffering from multiple underlying ailments including Bilateral Pneumonia and Multiple Myeloma, Medical Superintendent SKIMS, Dr Farooq Jan told Kashmir Reader. Dr Jan informed […]

11 more deaths take J&K toll to 182

11 more deaths take J&K toll to 182

All the deceased suffered from co-morbidities Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported eleven deaths of Covid-19 patients on Sunday, including an 11-day-old infant from Yaripora Kulgam who suffered from a congenital heart disease. Seven of the latest Covid-19 deaths were witnessed at Kashmir’s premier institute, SKIMS Soura. The deceased were an 80-year-old woman from Budoo Kulgam, […]

Patients with respiratory, influenza like illnesses to be tested for Covid-19

Patients with respiratory, influenza like illnesses to be tested for Covid-19

‘Virus seems to have mutated, as more severe cases and young patients are coming now’ Srinagar: The J&K health department has decided to conduct Covid-19 test of more patients identified by doctors as having Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) and Influenza like illness (ILI). Officials said the protocol has been modified to identify Covid-19 cases […]

COVID19: Four more die, J&K toll 175

COVID19: Four more die, J&K toll 175

Srinagar: Kashmir reported four more deaths due to Covid-19 on Sunday, taking the victim count due to the new virus in Jammu and Kashmir to 175. Officials said all these deaths were reported from SKIMS Soura. They said the victims include a 60-year-old man from Gulab Bagh Srinagar, 55-year-old woman from Kangan Ganderbal and two […]

Eleven Covid-19 deaths in a day

Eleven Covid-19 deaths in a day

Number of cases crosses 10,000 mark   Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported 11 more Covid-19 related deaths on Saturday, nine from Kashmir and two from Jammu division. Officials said the latest victims include a 45-year-old man from Kanipora Budgam, a 65-year-old man from Habba Kadal Srinagar, two women, both aged 56, from Nunar area of Ganderbal […]

5 more Covid patients die, 35-yr-old Srinagar woman one of them

5 more Covid patients die, 35-yr-old Srinagar woman one of them

94 new cases in Srinagar; 37 personnel from army, CRPF, SSB test positive Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported five more Covid-19 related deaths on Friday, taking the total number of fatalities of patients infected with the novel coronavirus to 160 in the region. According to officials, the latest victims of novel coronavirus include a 75-year-old […]

4 more Covid patients die, 35-yr-old Srinagar woman one of them

4 more Covid patients die, 35-yr-old Srinagar woman one of them

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported four more Covid-19 related deaths on Friday, taking the total number of fatalities of patients infected with the novel coronavirus to 159 in the region. According to officials, the latest victims of novel coronavirus include a 75-year-old man from Dadsun Kupwara, who died at SKIMS Bemina this afternoon after testing positive […]

Six Covid-19 deaths take toll to 155

Six Covid-19 deaths take toll to 155

Srinagar: J&K reported six more Covid-19 related deaths on Thursday, taking the total number of fatalities of patients infected with the novel coronavirus to 155 in Jammu and Kashmir. According to officials, a 65-year-old woman from Kulgam who died at SKIMS Bemina on Thursday was detected positive for the new virus. Dr Shifa Deva, Medical […]