SRINAGAR — Jammu and Kashmir reported at least 27 more COVID-19 deaths since Wednesday evening, taking the total fatality count to 3382, officials said on Thursday.
20 among the deaths were reported from Government Medical College (GMC) Jammu and other hospitals of the winter capital while seven deaths occurred at various Kashmir hospitals, the officials said.
Among others, they said, a 72-year-old woman from Alochi Bagh Srinagar died five days after she was admitted to Chest Diseases (CD) Hospital in Srinagar.
A 70-year-old woman from Tral died at District Hospital Pulwama.
A 59-year-old woman from Bomai Sopore died at Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura, a day after she was admitted to the hospital.
Two elderly women from Aang and Qazigund died at GMC Anantnag.
A 56-year-old man from Humpora Baramulla died at GMC Baramulla, nine days after he was admitted to the facility.
A 70-year-old man from Pampore and a 75-year-old Nowpora Srinagar died at achospital in Srinagar.
While the death toll due to the virus has reached 3382 in J&K, 1052 people succumbed to the virus during this month alone, the officials added. (GNS)