SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir reported five more covid-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours, taking the fatality count to 1817, officials said on Wednesday.
Among the victims, the officials told news agency GNS that four belonged to Jammu and one to Kashmir Valley—a 73-year-old man from Munawarabad Srinagar.
Among those who succumbed to the virus in Jammu region include three from the J&K’s winter capitalone from Reasi district, they said.
With these deaths, the total fatality count in J&K reached 1817—1157 in the Valley and 660 in the Jammu region.
Srinagar district with 437 deaths tops the list followed by Jammu (336), Baramulla (169), Budgam (105), Pulwama (88), Kupwara (88), Anantnag (82), Doda (60), Bandipora (57), Udhampur (54), Kulgam (53), Rajouri (53), Kathua (47), Ganderbal (41), Shopian (37), Samba (34), Poonch (22), Ramban (21), Kishtwar(21), and Reasi (12).