SRINAGAR — Jammu and Kashmir reported 16 more COVID-19 related deaths since last evening, taking the overall toll to 3923.
Seven of the fatalities were reported from Jammu division and nine from Kashmir, officials said.
Among those who succumbed to the virus in the Valley include a 72-year-old woman from Nishat Srinagar who died three days after she was admitted to SKIMS Soura.
An 80-year-old man from Chanapora Srinagar died two days after he was admitted to the tertiary care hospital.
A 75-year-old man from Nowgam Srinagar died at CD hospital, hours after he was admitted to the exclusive COVID-19 management facility.
Three persons died at GMC Anantnag — a man from Roohu Anantnag, a woman from Shangus and a man from Bijbehara.
A 50-year-old man from Handwara Kupwara died at district hospital Baramulla.
An 80-year-old woman from Karnah Kupwara died at Sub-District Hospital Tanghdar.
A 60-year-old man from Ushkroo Baramulla died at COVID-19 management facility at Indoor Stadium Baramulla.
Among others the victims from Jammu include a 46-year-old from Majalata Udhampur, a 67-year-old from Talab Tillo Jammu, a 78-year-old from Bantalab Jammu, a 76-year-old woman from R S Pora, a 71-year-old man from Shakti Nagar and a 75-year-old from Rehari Jammu. (GNS)