Srinagar, May 21 : The death toll due to this deadly virus has mounted to 20 in Jammu and Kashmir as now 80 year old woman died at SMHS.
A health official told Kashmir Despatch, A 80 year old lady from Usmania Colony, Bemina Srinagar was admitted in SMHS Hospital Srinagar with bilateral pneumonia and hypertension on 19 May and was kept in Isolation Ward, died on 20 May evening and was kept in GMC Srinagar mortuary. Her COVID test report came today as COVID positive.
With her death, the toll due to the coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir has risen to 20—18 from Kashmir and 2 from Jammu division.
Earlier this day a 70 year old woman from Parisabad Budgam became the victim of this deadly virus and died at CD hospital Srinagar.