Jammu and Kashmir reported nine more deaths due to novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, taking the number of those who succumbing to the virus to 1755.
Among those who died include five from Jammu and four from Kashmir including a 41-year-old man from Sangrama Soporein Baramulla district. The other victims from Valley include an 85-year-old man from Mamar Kangan Ganderbal, a 65-yearold man from Qazigund in Kulgam district and a 70-year-old man from Khanpora Baramulla.
The victims from Jammu include two from the J&K’s winter capital, Jammu-2 besides one each from Udhampur, Kishtwar and Reasi.
With these deaths, the total fatality count in the Valley has reached 1130 and 624 in the Jammu region. Srinagar district with 427 deaths tops the list followed by Jammu (318), Baramulla (165), Budgam (103), Pulwama (86), Kupwara (85), Anantnag (80), Doda (57), Bandipora (55), Kulgam (52), Udhampur (52), Rajouri (50), Kathua (42), Ganderbal (40), Shopian (37), Samba (33), Poonch (22), Ramban (20), Kishtwar(20), and Reasi (10). (GNS)