Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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SRINAGAR — An elderly man from south Kashmir’s Shopian district, who was tested positive for COVID-19 a few days back, died at CD Hospital on Monday, officials said.

Dr Saleem Tak, Medical Superintendent at CD Hospital said that 80-year-old man who was admitted at the hospital on June 13, died on Monday evening.

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He said the patient was suffering from diabetes, hypertension and other underlying problems including COPD.

With his death, the death toll in Jammu and Kashmir due to COVID-19 has reached three in a day while a total of 63 patients including 07 from Jammu division and 56 from Kashmir division have died since the outbreak of virus in the Union Territory.

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