Covid-19 Claims 14 More Lives, J&K Toll 734

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2 doctors among 641 new Covid-19 cases

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported 13 more covid-19 related deaths in last 24 hours, taking the fatality count due to the pestilence to 733 in J&K.

Official sources said that among the deaths, nine were reported from Kashmir Valley and five from Jammu division including three from winter capital of the J&K and one each from Kathua and Udhampur.

Regarding the victims from Valley, they said, three were residents of Srinagar, two from Kulgam while one each were from Pulwama, Anantnag, Kupwara and Ganderbal.

They said a 65-year-old woman from Lalbazar Srinagar who was admitted on August 30 died this evening at SKIMS Soura.

They said a 65-year-old from Wandhama Ganderbal died a week after he was admitted to SKIMS Soura. His age mate from Mitergam Pulwama, who was admitted on August 27 died last night at the tertiary care hospital.

Also, a 65-year-old from Budgam who was admitted to SMHS hospital on August 28 with hypertension and type 2 diabetes among other ailments succumbed this morning, they said.

A 70-year-old man from Mughalpora,Kupwara, admitted on August 27 as a case of bilateral Community Acquire Pneumonia died at SMHS. Among other victims include a 65-year-old woman from Buchpora Srinagar, an 85-year-old woman from Kanimazar Srinagar, a 45-year-old man from Check Ashmuji Kulgam, a 40-year-old man from Nawbal Batpora Kulgam and a 65-year-old woman from Ahoom Shangus.

Regarding Jammu fatalities, they said, a 65-year-old man from Chenani Udhampur, who was admitted to GMC hospital Jammu on August 21 and diagnosed “Old CVA, Hypertension and Bilateral CAP”. “He died at around 07.19 a.m. today,” a senior doctor at GMC Jammu said.

Sources said a 45-year-old from Simbal Camp R S.PURA was brought dead to GMC last night and tested positive later.

A 55-year-old man from Billawer Kathua who was admitted on August 31 and diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Hypertension, COPD and CKD died last night at GMC, they said.

A 55-year-old woman from Bage -Bahu Jammu, admitted on August 31 and diagnosed with hypertension, pyrexia and acute respiratory distress besides

Bilateral community acquired pneumonia died last night, they added.

With these deaths, officials said, 734 people have succumbed to the virus in Jammu and Kashmir so far. Among them, they said, 659 were from the Valley while 75 others from Jammu division.

Srinagar district with 226 deaths tops the list followed by Baramulla (100), Budgam (63), Anantnag (51), Pulwama (55), Kupwara (49), Jammu (50), Kulgam (37), Shopian (28), Bandipora (26), Ganderbal (24), Rajouri (5), Doda (4), Poonch (4), Kathua (4), Udhampur (3), Samba (2) and Ramban (1).

2 doctors among 641 new Covid-19 cases

Two doctors and fifty-six travellers were among 641 new novel coronavirus cases reported in Jammu and Kashmir in last 24 hours, taking the overall tally of the Covid-19 infected to 38864 in J&K.

Among the fresh cases, sources said 274 were from Jammu Division and 367 from Kashmir Valley including two doctors, six CRPF men, five cases from BB Cantt, BDO Mattan, eight RDD Mattan employees, one pregnant woman and 11 from P/L Reshipora. Giving breakup of the cases, they said, Srinagar reported 131 cases, Pulwama 16, Budgam 56, Baramulla 22, Anantnag 30, Bandipora 27, Kupwara 18, Kulgam 11, Shopian 2, Ganderbal 54, Jammu 167, Rajouri 14, Kathua 19, Udhampur 8, Samba 14, Doda 8, Poonch 14, Reasi 16 and Kishtwar 7.

A number of cases were confirmed at CD and SKIMS Soura diagnostic labs, they said.

SKIMS cases

The Anantnag cases include female (60) from Deetho Anantnag.

The Srinagar cases include female (30) from Maharaj Gunj, three males (26, 24, 22) from Dalgate, male (24) from Elahibagh, male (42) from Khankhai Mohallah, female (34) from Soura, two males (34, 27) from Hyderpora, female (45) from Eidgah, male (32) from Lal Bazar, female (38) from Alamgiri Bazar, female (48) and male (19) from Nehru Park, female (50) from Rainawari, male (40) from Safa Kadal, male (50) from Sanath Nagar, male (29) from Nehru Park, male (50) from Qamarwari, female (32) from Hyderpora, two male (23, 23) from SKIMS Soura, female (62) from Fruit Mandi, male (70) from Awantipora, male (79) and female (67) from Chanapora, female (50) from Dalgate Srinagar.

The Budgam cases include male (32) from Baripora Nagam, male (33) from Brinjan Nagam, male (30) from Lahori Check, female (33) from Lawaypora, male (26) from Wagar, male (62) from Nowgam Bashrat Colony, male (45) from Bkpora Baghimehtab, female (30) from Chattergam Banipora, two females (34, 28) from Kulbugh, male (35) from Lone Mohalla Ompora, male (45) from Wulina Ichigam, female (47) from Kulibag, male (62) from Beerwah, three females (32, 23, 59) and two males (19, 25) from Manhama Magam, female (55) from Narbal Wani Mohallah, male (55) from Pinjoora, male (37) from Magam Bihar, male (55) from Chichilora Budgam, female (30) from Labartal Budgam.

The Pulwama cases include female (28) from New Pulwama.

The Ganderbal cases include female (65) from Bakoora Ganderbal, female (27) from Malshaibagh Ganderbal, female (40) from Manigam Ganderbal.

The Baramulla cases include male (25) from Tangmarg, female (50) from Uri Baramulla.

The Kupwara cases include male (23) from At – Spg – Dist – Kupwara, female (40) and male (45) from Kandi, male (55) from Gabra, female (38) from Kandi, female (35) from Budwan, two females (45, 20) from Hajinar, male (14) from Khawarpara, two males (75, 32) and female (50) from Hurdoona, female (40) from Gazriyal Kralpora Kupwara, male (56) from Lolab Kupwara.

The BB Cantt cases include male (29) from BB Cantt Srinagar.

The CRPF cases include male (32) from Ch BSF Humhama Srinagar, five males (43, 57, 46, 51, 26) from Gc Crp Rambagh Srinagar.

The CD cases include male (48) from Saibugh Budgam, two males (20, 35) from Humhama Budgam, female (45) from Beerwah, female (80) Budgam, female (62) from Lal Bazar Srg, male (46) from BDO Mattan, eight males (52, 38, 48, 42, 43, 42, 47, 49) from RDD Mattan, male (55) from Katsoo, female (31) from Maduna, male (50) from Sirnoo, female (23) from Awantipora, female (30) from Midoora, female (40) from Rohmoo, female (35) and male (25) from Lassidaban, male (30) from Khaigam, male (24) from Astanpora Red Zone, male (33) from Noorpora, two males (65, 59) and female (30) from Ratnipora, male (40) from Lajurah Kakapora, female (30) and male (12) from Narwa Pulwama, male (50) from Trenz, female (18) from Keegam, female (35) from Kral Check, seven males (25, 32, 35, 16, 19, 28, 30) from Imamsahib, male (NA) from Bemina, male (40) from Srinagar, male (NA) from P/S Bemina, male (42) from HMT Srg, male (26) from Uplona Camp, male (32) from Chandoosa Baramulla, female (60) from Handwara Sopore, male (34) from Sopore Shalpora, female (50) from HMT, male (16) and female (49) from NA, four males (54, 45, 40, 24) from BB Cantt Srg, female (70) from Chanapora Srg, female (40) from Nigeen, female (48) from Hawal, female (65) from Bemina Srg, female (74) from NA, male (25) from Ganderbal, female (40) from Nishat, male (40) from Bemina Srg, male (42) from Mujgund Srg, male (26) from Bemina Srg, female (27) from Soura Srg, male (60) from Kupwara, two males (28, 33) from Eidgah Srg, male (35) from Parimpora Srg, male (48) from Saibugh Budgam, male (NA) from Bemina Srg, female (70) and male (44) from Lal Bazar Srg, female (NA) from Tral, female (20) from Nawakadal Srg, male (56) from Sumbal, two males (20, 35) from Humhama Budgam, female (70) from Humhama Srg, female (65) from Bemina Srg, female (45) from Beerwah, female (70) from Handwara, female (18) from Kupwara, female (80) from Budgam, male (65) from Hajin, female (58) from Naid Khai Bandipora, female (35) from Bakshipora Srg, female (50) from Natipora Srg, male (45) from Banihal, male (40) from Panthachowk Srg, male (45) from Kargil, female (55) from Chanapora Srg, female (27) from Pattan Baramulla, female (57) from Rawalpora Srg, male (33) from Chanapora Srg, female (35) from Check Treean, male (55) from Mangloora Kunzer, female (84) from NA, male (45) from Pudsoo, female (24) from Sharatpora, four males (34, 40, 30, 35) from Chanchmarg, male (28) from Wachi, eleven males (36, 28, 51, 52, 35, 35, 36, 40, 35, 35, 34) from P/L Reshipora, male (17) from Sopore Baramulla, female (52) from Khawaja Bagh Baramulla, female (34) from Sheeri Baramulla, female (68) from Jadeed Baramulla, male (29) from Azad Gunj Baramulla, female (50) from Kokernag, male (54) from Gassipora, male (75) from Baramulla, male (37) from Bonagund Verinag, male (50) from Dessu, male (38) from Hiller, male (70) from Gawran, male (23) from Larnoo.

Moreover 595 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals, they said. Among them, they said, 92 were from Jammu Division and 503 from Kashmir Valley.   (GNS)

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