Jammu and Kashmir reported twenty-three more COVID-19 related deaths including a 30-year-old man in the last 24 hours, taking the fatality count to 1111, officials said on Friday, reported a local news agency, Global News Service (GNS).
Among the victims, official sources told GNS that eleven each belonged to Jammu region and Kashmir Valley.
As regards Jammu, they said, five of the victims were from the J&K’s winter capital while two were from Udhampur and one each from Kathua, Doda, Samba and Poonch.
Regarding Valley, they said, six were from Srinagar, three from Pulwama and one each from Kupwara, Ganderbal and Shopian.
The victims from Valley include 75-year-old woman from Kadikadal Srinagar, a 75-year-old from Chundina Ganderbal, 66-year-old from Narpora Shopian, an 80-year-old man from Konibal Pampore, an 80-year-old man from Noorpora, a 30-year-old of Uthmulla Pulwama, , a 67-year-old man from Hundi Kupwara, a 70-year-old man from Lasjan, an 80-year-old from Al Farooq Colony Bemina, a 66-year-old from Rawalpora Srinagar, a 75-yearold from Botakadal Srinagar and a 60-year-old woman from Hamdaniya Colony Bemina.
Among others, the victims from Jammu include a 71-year-old of Preet Nagar, a 65-year-old woman from Morh, and a 58-year-old from Janipora Jammu.
With these deaths, the number of people who have succumbed to the virus has gone upto 1110 in Jammu and Kashmir. (GNS)