11 more Covid-19 deaths reported in JK
1047 fresh positive cases take tally to 40990
Srinagar: Eleven more people died due to covid-19 in Jammu and Kashmir in last 24 hours, taking the fatality count due to the virus to 756.
Among the victims, official sources said that eight belonged to Kashmir Valley and remaining three to Jammu division.
Regarding the deaths in the Valley, they said, three victims were residents of Srinagar, two each from Baramulla and Kupwara and one from Pulwama.
They said a 70-year-old man from Rangwar Baramulla who was admitted on August 3 as a case of bilateral community acquired pneumonia died at SMHS Hospital Srinagar.
An 80-year-old man from Chijhama Rafiabad, they said, died at GMC Baramulla.
Among the deaths from Srinagar, they said, includes a 53-year-old man from Ellahibagh who died at SKIMS Soura, eleven days after he was admitted to the tertiary care hospital.
They said a 65-year-old from Awantipora Pulwama, admitted on August 30 with “AKI C and bilateral CAP” died at SMHS hospital.
They said one among the victims from Kuwpara includes a 34-year-old woman from Panzgam area, who was admitted to SKIMS Soura on August 17 died today.
Regarding deaths from Jammu, they said, a 70-year-old patient from Gujjar Nagar Jammu passed away at GMC Jammu.
A 50-year-old man from Afghan Mohalla in Jammu City who was suffering from hypertension and Community Acquire Pneumonia died in the Government Medical College (GMC) Jammu last evening within hours of hospitalization.
With these deaths, officials said, 756 people have succumbed to the virus in Jammu and Kashmir so far. Among them, they said, 675 were from the Valley while 81 others from Jammu division.
Srinagar district with 231 deaths tops the list followed by Baramulla (103), Budgam (64), Anantnag (52), Pulwama (56), Kupwara (53), Jammu (54), Kulgam (37), Shopian (28), Bandipora (26), Ganderbal (24), Rajouri (5), Doda (5), Poonch (4), Kathua (5), Udhampur (3), Samba (2) and Ramban (1).
Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir recorded 1047 cases on Friday, pushing its COVID-19 tally to over 40990.
With 74 travelers among them, 493 cases were reported from Jammu Division and 554 from Kashmir Valley including four minors, a doctor and a pregnant woman, official sources said.
This is for the second consecutive day that J&K reported over a 1000 infections as 1097 cases were reported on Thursday which was the biggest spike recorded in a single day so far.
Giving district wise, they said, Srinagar reported 175 cases, Baramulla 61, Pulwama 34, Budgam 78, Anantnag 48, Bandipora 34, Kupwara 69, Kulgam 21, Shopian 4, Ganderbal 30, Jammu 322, Rajouri 18, Kathua 40, Udhampur 44, Samba 13, Ramban 6, Doda 7, Poonch 11, Reasi 4 and Kishtwar 28.
A number of cases were confirmed at CD and SKIMS laboratories.
The CD cases include male (50) from Srinagar, male (60) from Budgam, male (25) from Kawdara, male (73) from Chanapora, male (59) from Lal Bazar, male (NA) from Natipora, female (27) from Lal Bazar, male (50) from Solina, female (35) from Parimpora Srg, male (50) from Chattabal Srg, male (40) from Rainawari Srg, female (46) from Bemina Srg, female (80) from Pattan, male (26) from Boys Hostel GMC, female (65) from Batamaloo, male (70) from Khrew, male (38) from Chanapora, male (38) from Lolab, female (50) from Mehjoor Nagar Srg, male (50) from Assam, male (75) from Beerwah Budgam, female (80) from Tangmarg, male (70) from Kanabal Manasbal, male (40) from Chattabal Srg, female (55) from Bemina, female (60) from Shopian, female (60) from Pattan Baramulla, male (50) from Safakadal, male (NA) from NA, female (92) from Mehjoor Nagar Srg, female (85) from Srinagar, male (10) and female (40) from Chattabal Srg, eleven males (24, 40, 26, 23, 39, 40, 34, 21, 24, 31, 38) from BB Cantt Srg, male (40) from Safakadal Srg, female (40) from Khanyar Srg, female (NA) from Nowgam, female (NA) from Tangmarg Baramulla, male (NA) from Hazratbal Srg, female (22) from Alamgiri Bazar Srg, female (58) from Srinagar, female (30) from Hyderpora Srg, female (60) from Rawalpora Srg, male (55) from NA, male (70) from Kralpora, male (45) from Dara, male (65) from Gopalpora, male (53) from Tral, female (36) from Uri Baramulla, male (84) from Hutmara Mattan, female (NA) from AHO Paisan, male (24) from Malaknag, male (47) from Badoora, male (30) from Waghama, male (44) from Sagam, male (35) from Halan, male (31) from Wangam, female (29) from Peerbagh Srg, male (60) from Ganderbal, male (20) from Cheki Cholan, male (70) from Homehuna, male (35) from Srinagar, female (59) from Gulshan Nagar Srg, male (59) from NA, female (25) from Sanat Nagar Srg, female (35) from Bijbehara Anantnag, male (70) from Soura Srg, male (70) from Sadnara Bandipora, female (65) from Harwan Srg, male (45) from Paalbagh, male (60) from Dadsara, male (68) from Mitrigam, female (30) from Dusoo, female (25) from Pinglena, female (50) from Nownigery, female (38) and male (55) from Litter, female (26) from Moglipora, male (28) from Murran, female (45) and male (20) from Panzoo, male (70) from Brantal Tral, NA (55) from Tral E Payeen, two females (50, 24) and male (80) from Alochibagh Samboora, female (48) from Rainawari Srg, female (84) from NA.
The Anantnag cases include female (52) from Shangus Anantnag while Srinagar ones include two males (48, 42) and two females (42, 24) from Lone Mohalla Hyderpora, male (45) from Shah Wilayat Colony, male (51) from Friends Colony Shalteng, female (18) from Soura, female (24) and male (15) from Hamza Ahmad Nagar, female (50) from Khawaja Bazar, male (35) from Ahmadnagar, male (45) from Habba Kadal, male (39) from Amdakadal, two females (26, 21) from Shalbaf Mohalla Anchar, male (30) from Brain Nishat, male (03) from C/O Skims Soura, four males (52, 10, 31, 45) and three females (62, 07, 37) from Buchpora, female (14) from Sonwar, female (20) from Soura, female (52) from Raziya Kadal, male (38) from Saidakadal, male (50), female (06) and NA (23) from Barzulla, female (60) from Bakura, two males (65, 70) from Eidgah Srinagar.
The Budgam cases include male (40) from Hapatnar, female (22) and male (05) from Yarikalan Chadoora, female (19) from Budgam Main, male (40) from Ap: PHC Ichigam, female (20) from Kulbugh, male (30) from Magarapora Khanda, two males (35, 33) and female (60) from Wahabpora, male (40) female Branwar Budgam, male (42) from Wahapora Budgam.
The Pulwama cases include four males (25, 28, 34, 43) from Awantipora Pulwama. The Ganderbal cases include two males (20, 57) from Ganderbal.
The Baramulla cases include male (50) from Baramulla.
The Kupwara cases include two males (25, 33) from Nyr Dist Kup, two males (55, 18) from Kandi, male (30) from Bahaderkote, two males (70, 56) from Doorusa Lolab, male (NA) from Kuthwa, female (40) from Dringla, male (18) from Kandi, male (47) from Nachiyan Kupwara.
The BSF cases include male (30) from Ch BSF Humhama.
Meanwhile, they said, 676 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals, 131 from Jammu Division and 545 from Kashmir Valley. (with inputs from GNS)