COVID-19: Reports of Hajin man awaited as he dies of pneumonia

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A doctor reading a report outside H1N1/COVID-19 ward at CD hospital in Srinagar. Photograph by Bhat Burhan for The Kashmir Walla

Srinagar: An elderly person from north Kashmir’s Hajin town died at SMHS Hospital on Tuesday afternoon.

Medical Superintendent SMHS, Dr Nazir Chowdary told that the man was suffering from Pneumonia and was admitted in the hospital on Monday.

“I have been waiting for the report and I can’t tell you whether the person was a COVID-19 patient or not, but, yes, he was suffering from Pneumonia,” Chowdary said adding that he is ascertaining the facts. (KNT)

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