Srinagar: A 96-year-old man from Pattan town of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district died due to the deadly virus (COVID-19), taking the total toll of people who died due to this virus in Jammu and Kashmir UT to 256.
Healt officials told Good Morning Kashmir that the man from north Kashmir’s Pattan area died two days after he was admitted to CD hospital here in Srinagar city.
” He (96-year-old man) was suffering from multiple ailments including hypertension, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Dementia, etc. He suffered cardiac arrest and was declared dead today early morning,” the health official said.
With his death, 256 people have died so far due to the COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir UT.