Srinagar, Aug 06: Sixteen more persons died due to Coronavirus on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir, taking the toll of deaths to 446.
Officials told the Kashmir Despatch that J&K on Thursday reported 16 more COVID related deaths.
They said among 16 more persons including a senior Revenue Officer and two CRPF men died of COVID-19 in J&K on Thursday.
The officer said among a 55-year-old patient from Molu Chitragam, an 82-year-old man from Nowgam Srinagar, an 80-year-old male from Malbagh Srinagar, a 68-year-old woman from Handwara, a 50-year-old man CRPF man from 43 Battalion, a 65-year-old male from Rusoo Budgam, a 33-year-old CRPF man from 179 Battalion, a 75-year-old male from Malangam Bandipora, a 70-year-old male from Wanigam Baramulla, a 70-year-old man from Pinjura Tangmarg, a 63-year-old male from Baramulla, a 60-year-old woman from Pantha Chowk Srinagar, a 69-year-old male from Kadlabal Pampore, a 42-year-old male from Patoli Jammu, a 44-year-old male from Roopnagar Jammu and a 69-year old male from Sunderbani Rajouri.
With fresh 16 deaths, the COVID death toll rose to 446 in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir.