Srinagar: There is no let up in fatalities caused due to deadly Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir for past two weeks as the union territory recorded 36 fresh deaths on Tuesday afternoon, taking the total number of deaths to 3,258.
Of fresh fatalities, 18 each were reported from Kashmir and Jammu division, officials said.
The victims include 55-year-old woman from Noorbagh Palpora, 85-year-old woman from Bemina, 50-year-old woman from Shopian, 70-year-old woman from Chanapora, 65-year-old woman from Baghat, 75-year-old woman from Hawal, 75-year-old woman from Rawalpora, 72-year-old woman from Bulbul Bagh Srinagar, 60-year-old woman from Inder Pulwama, 78-year-old woman from Kheribal Mattan, 65-year-old man from Wakura, and 75-year-old man from Ganderbal, 65-year-old woman from Azad Gunj, 80-year-old woman from Pattan Baramulla, 55-year-old woman from Kralpora Kupwara, 80-year-old male from Khidam and 55-year-old woman from Pushwara Anantnag.
Also, five deaths were reported at SMHS hospital Srinagar, two at JLNM hospital and one death was reported at CD hospital Dalgate since the last night.
Two deaths each were reported from GMC Anantnag and DH Ganderbal, while one death each from JVC Bemina, DH Pulwama and CHC Bijbehara.
“One death was reported at Indoor Stadium Covid-19 centre Baramulla, one death was reported from CHC Kupwara, while one patient from Pattan died at home due to the Covid-19 complications,” a health official said.
The official said that five deaths were reported from GMC Rajouri and 14 others died in different hospitals in Jammu since the last night.
With 36 fresh COVID-19 fatalities, the death toll related to Covid-19 in Jammu and Kashmir has climbed to 3,258 including 1,511 from Jammu division and 1,747 from Kashmir division.