Covid Pandemic: 16 deaths, 701 positive cases reported in JK
Srinagar: A 95-year-old man from Srinagar’s Kawdara area on Tuesday was among 16 persons who died duo to Covid-19 in Jammu and Kashmir since overnight, taking the fatality count to 649, official sources said.
Among the casualties, thirteen were from Kashmir Valley while three persons including a 53-year-old and a 63-year-old male from Bakshi Nagar Jammu died at the Government Medical College (GMC) in the winter capital. The other death from Jammu division was that of a 45-year-old woman from Kathua who died at GMC Kathua.
Sources said that a 66-year-old woman from Monghal Kulgam died at SKIMS Soura, four days after she was admitted in the hospital.
A 46-year-old man from Sumbal Bandipora, who was also admitted in the hospital on August 2 died this morning, they said.
Also, a 52-year-old man from Anchar Soura died at the tertiary care hospital, ten days after he was admitted and diagnosed with multiple underlying ailments.
A 45-year-old CRPF man from 162 battalion who was posted at Humhama Budgam died at SKIMS Soura six days after he was admitted to the tertiary care hospital.
A 95-year-old man from Kawdara Srinagar died four days after he was admitted to CD hospital, one of the exclusive facilities for the management of covid-19 patients in the Valley. According to a doctor at the hospital he was suffering from severe Covid19 pneumonia with hypertension, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and BPH. He was declared dead at 12:40 a.m.
An 80-year-old covid-19 positive woman and having multiple ailments from Bamnoo Achgoza Pulwama died at district hospital Pulwama, they said.
A 65-year-old woman from Maisuma Srinagar died at SMHS hospital, eight days after she was admitted with bilateral community acquired pneumonia.
An 86-year-old man from Safapora Ganderbal died eight days after he was admitted to SKIMS Bemina, also among exclusive facilities for the management of the covid-19 patients here.
A 65-year-old man from Tangmarg who was admitted to SMHS hospital few days back as a case of hypertension, diabetes and bilateral community acquired pneumonia died at SMHS hospital, they said.
A 65-year-old man from KhanSahib Budgam who was admitted as a case of bilateral CAP also died at the SMHS hospital.
A 70-year-old man from Kupwara who was admitted to the hospital on August 10 with Bilateral CAP died this evening.
A 62-year-old man from Rawalpora Srinagar died at CD hospital this evening, four days after he was admitted with underlying ailments.
A 50-year-old man from Sheikhzoo Ganderbal was also among the victims, they added.
With these deaths, 649 people have died in Jammu and Kashmir—50 from Jammu division and 599 from Valley with more than 200 victims from Srinagar alone.
Meanwhile, a total of 701 covid-19 cases, 84 of them travelers and eight pregnant woman and 19 CRPF personnel were reported on Tuesday.
With these cases—139 from Jammu Division and 562 from Kashmir Valley—the total tally has risen to 33776 in the UT.
Official sources said that Srinagar reported 208 cases, Baramulla 29, Pulwama 56, Budgam 49, Anantnag 44, Kulgam 18, Shopian 6, Kupwara 55, Bandipora 66, Ganderbal 31, Jammu 76, Rajouri 9, Kathua 11, Udhampur 6, Ramban 6, Samba 13, Doda 3, Poonch 12, Reasi 2 and Kishtwar 1.
A number of cases were confirmed at CD and SKIMS diagnostic laboratories. The CD cases include female (65) from Balhama Srg, male (28) from Meemander, female (13) from Bemina, female (55) from Chakoora, male (25) from Potkha Baramulla, male (34) from Baramulla Old Town, male (50) from Kanloo Pattan, female (60) from Anchidora Anantnag, male (20) from Halsidar Kapran, female (27) from Banihal, male (30) from Mir Danter, female (40) from JBK Lalan, male (65) from Arihal Pulwama, male (64) from Litter Pulwama, male (45) from Habba Kadal Srg, male (65) from Budgam, male (60) from Kupwara, female (50) and male (50) from Dangerpora Pulwama, female (34) from Wanpora, female (24) from Goosu Pulwama, male (22) from Bellow, female (28) from Katibug, male (10) from Amlar, two females (45, 45) and two males (55, 18) from Nowpora, three males (35, 68, 34) and female (50) from Dadsara, two males (25, 21) and female (19) from Hardimir, female (50) from Noorpora, male (45) from Dadsara, female (29) from Tral E Payeen, male (19) from Drash, female (24) from Mirgund, male (42) from Bihar, male (60) and female (29) from Uthmullah, male (23) and two females (21, 35) from Bellow, male (43) from Rahmoo, male (61) from CHS Pulwama, female (28) from Kakapora, two males (70, 60) and female (30) from Chanapora Srg, three males (52, 52, 34) from PL/ Reshipora, male (NA) and female (NA) from NA, female (70) from Chattabal, female (NA) from Habba Kadal, female (NA) from Maloora Srg, male (NA) from Charisharief, male (34) from DPL Shopian, two females (60, 14) from Hajinar, male (18) from Chanipora, two males (30, 33) from Hajinar, male (22) from Bhatpora, male (22) from Dildar, female (17) and male (16) from Bhatpora, three females (45, 23, 18) from Kandi, female (05) from Kandi, male (25) from BB Cantt Srg, male (17) from Budgam, male (40) from Noorbagh, male (40) from Shopian, female (NA) from Khiram Ang, male (42) from Bemina Srg, male (35) from Shivpora, female (65) from Fateh Kadal Srg, male (45) from Buchpora Srg, female (24) and male (21) from Rajbagh Srg, male (08) from Budshah Nagar, female (29) from Shivpora, male (29) from Zakura Srg, four males (65, 40, 69, 95) from NA, female (32) from Nawabazar Srg, female (30) from Qamarwari Srg, male (30) from Brein Nishat, female (20) from Shaheed Gunj Srg, male (56) from Qamarwari Srg, two males (40, 60) and two females (60, 38) from Natipora Srg, male (41) from Bemina Srg, female (28) from Khaniyar Srg, female (90) and male (25) from Budgam, female (55) from Khaniyar Srg, female (65) from Nowgam, female (NA) from Sopore, male (40) from Bemina Srg, male (60) from Padshah Bagh, male (73) from Upper Ashpeer Sopore, male (60) from Naseembagh Sopore, NA (46) from Sogam Lolab, NA (35) from Potushi Lolab, NA (40, 45) from Sogam Lolab, female (57) from Rawalpora Srg, male (54) from Gupkar Road Srg, NA (38) from Pathakiri Kup, NA (25) from DPL Kupwara, NA (52) from Tekipora Kupwara, NA (55) from Kukroosa, male (37) from Gopal Pora Budgam, female (35) from Kheribal, male (60) from Bijbehara, eleven males (45, 34, 58, 38, 36, 29, 45, 27, 32, 26, 23) from DCH Rangreth, three females (14, 16, 18) from Banali Boniyar, female (30) from Manzgame Boniyar, female (38) from Badian Boniyar, male (18) from JBK Lalan, female (32) from Sadiwara, male (25) from Halsidar Kapran, female (08) from Mirgund, female (50) from Kralmud Nadoora, female (23) from Watnard, male (21) from Wardwan, female (60) from Baderwah, female (31) from Takibal, two males (72, 45) and female (68) from Anchidora, female (58) and male (68) from Humhama Srg, male (60) from Khayam, female (35) from Abi Guzar, female (60) from Budgam, seven males (40, 25, 40, 26, 32, 32, 25) from IRP 17th Bn Mattan, three males (60, 15, 30) and female (45) from Chersoo, male (37) and female (50) from Kaigam, male (63) from Payar, female (60) from Tujan, female (35) from Bihar, female (65) from Pinglena, female (80) from Bamnoo, male (45) from Reshipora, male (65) from Parigam, male (29) from Awantipora, male (26) from Lelhar Pulwama, two females (55, 30) from Samboora, male (45) and three females (18, 15, 10) from Kandizal, female (60) from Awantipora, two males (95, 65) and four females (63, 44, 18, 31) from Talangam, male (33) from Chanapora, male (20) from Hamathpora, two males (12, 10) and three females (60, 40, 30) from Urwon Poshwan, female (55) from Laripora Pulwama, female (22) from Lalipora, male (85) from Srinagar, female (75) from Naseem Bagh Srg, female (26) from Tral, female (30) from Mirgund, male (37) from Jammu.
The Anantnag cases include female (25) from Kokernag. The Srinagar cases include male (37) from Padshahi Bagh, male (65) from Hawal, male (28) from SKIMS Soura, female (30) from Zainakadal, male (22) from Safakadal, male (59) from Alochibagh, female (52) from Elahibagh, male (20) from Elahibagh, female (48) from Tangpora, female (17) from Soura, male (57) from Kralyar, male (25) from Eidgah, male (29) from Karan Nagar, male (42) from Hazratbal, male (60) from Soura, male (52) from Lane No. 1 Sector B Srg, male (55) from Hawal, male (47) from Nowshera Srinagar.
The Ganderbal cases include two males (64, 40) from Duderhama, female (24) from Giraj, female (30) from Wayil, female (30) from Kangan, male (58) from Safapora Ganderbal.
The Budgam cases include male (25) from Sugen, male (70) from Shunglipora, two females (35, 20) from Khag, male (47) from Ompora, female (18) from Rankipora, male (34) from Zoogu, male (67) from Peth Zanigam, female (48) from Huroo, male (31) from Drygam, two males (47, 20) from Kenoora, male (23) from Baripora, female (25) from Kremshore, female (40) from Nunner, female (51) from Pakherpora, male (60) and three females (55, 28, 22) from Madina Colony Kanipora, two females (55, 50) from Wagoora B K Pora, male (42) from Kanipora, male (35) from Magraypora B K Pora, female (39) from Nowgam Bypass, two males (70, 35) from Wahapora, male (32) and six females (25, 23, 20, 20, 13, 60) from Whabpora, female (33) from Bandgam Budgam, female (31) from Narbal Budgam, female (50) from Waterwini, male (52) from Chadoora Budgam.
The Baramulla cases include two males (30, 60) from Pattan, male (64) from Sopore Baramulla. The Bandipora cases include female (50) from Batpora Bandipora.
The Shopian cases include female (57) from Nagbal Shopian.
The CRPF cases include three males (30, 30, 29) from 73 Bn Crpf Bemina Srg, male (35) from 132 Bn Crpf Sanat Nagar Srg, male (33) from DIG Srg North Srg, male (52) from 115 Bn Crpf Zakoora Srg, male (37) from 118 Bn Crpf Soura Srg, male (43) from 21 Bn Crpf Karan Nagar Srg, male (30) from 73 Bn Crpf Bemina Srg, four males (30, 35, 34, 30) from 161 Bn Crpf Shivpora Srg, male (39) from 118 Bn Crpf Soura Srg, male (30) from 49 Bn Crpf Karan Nagar Srinagar, male (26) from 218/115 Bn Crpf Zakoora Srinagar.
The Jammu cases include male (39) from Police Component Paloura Jammu.
Sources said 389 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and were discharged from various hospitals, 79 from Jammu Division and 310 from Kashmir. (with inputs from GNS)