Ex-Minister from Ladakh dies of COVID-19

Ex-Minister from Ladakh dies of COVID-19

  Nadeem Nadu Srinagar, June 2: The swab samples of a former Union minister P Namgyal returned positive for the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, making it the first case of covid-19 fatality in Ladakh. Three-time Congress MP from Ladakh, the 83-year-old had died yesterday. He  is survived by his wife and three daughters. Namgyal had […]

COVID-19: J&K reports 105 new cases, tally crosses 2400 mark  

COVID-19: J&K reports 105 new cases, tally crosses 2400 mark  

 1111 active positive cases in Kashmir, 380 in Jammu; 927 recover Nadeem Nadu Srinagar, May 31: One hundred and five more people including 16 pregnant women,  tested positive for COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday taking the overall tally of the infected persons in the Union Territory to 2446. Officials told GNS that among […]

COVID-19: IAS officer tests positive, top officials go into self-quarantine

COVID-19: IAS officer tests positive, top officials go into self-quarantine

Nadeem Nadu Srinagar, May 31: A senior IAS officer tested positive for novel Coronavirus last night in Jammu and Kashmir, following which  many senior officials went into self-quarantine. Sources told GNS that the IAS officer’s test returned positive late last night, only a few hours after he participated in a high-level meeting attended among others […]

J&K records another COVID-19 death, toll mounts to 21

J&K records another COVID-19 death, toll mounts to 21

>55-year old south Kashmir woman passes away at SKIMS          >Medical officer among 80 test positive, J&K tally at 1569          >1330 in Kashmir, 239 in Jammu Nadeem Nadu Srinagar, May 23: Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday recorded 21st COVID-19 after a 55-year old woman from south Kashmir’s Urnhal area passed away at SKIMS Soura […]

Kashmir records 3 COVID-19 deaths in a day, J&K toll 16

Kashmir records 3 COVID-19 deaths in a day, J&K toll 16

5 doctors, 55 armed policemen among 106 fresh COVID-19 cases, J&K nears 1300 mark Nadeem Nadu Srinagar, May 18: First time ever since the breaking out of pandemic, Kashmir on Monday recorded three COVID-19 deaths in one day taking J&K’s death count due to the deadly infection to 16. Meanwhile, 106 more people, including 5 […]

Jammu records 2nd COVID-19 death,

Jammu records 2nd COVID-19 death,

J&K’s toll rises to 11 Deceased 75-year-old man’s sample returns positive Nadeem Nadu Srinagar, May 13: A 75-year-old man from Jammu on Wednesday became 11th victim of the novel coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said. They said that septuagenarian died at his residence at Preet Nagar Digiana. However, the family took him to […]

COVID-19 claims another life in J&K, toll rises to 11

COVID-19 claims another life in J&K, toll rises to 11

Sample of 75-yr old deceased  Jammu man returns  positive Srinagar, May 13: A 75-year-old man from Jammu on Wednesday became 11th victim of the novel coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said. They said that septuagenarian died at his residence at Preet Nagar Digiana. However, the family took him to GMC Jammu where doctors […]

COVID-19: GMC employee, SSH staff nurse among 25 new cases

COVID-19: GMC employee, SSH staff nurse among 25 new cases

J&K tally rises to 861, 14 samples tested at private lab   Srinagar, May 10: An employee of Government Medical College Srinagar and one more staff nurse at Super Specialty hospital (SSH) Shreenbagh were among twenty five persons who tested positive for COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, taking the overall tally of the […]

COVID-19: 2 nurses among 13 new cases in J&K, tally rises to 836

COVID-19: 2 nurses among 13 new cases in J&K, tally rises to 836

Srinagar, May 9: A total of 13 people tested positive for novel coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, taking the number of the COVID-19 patients in J&K to 836. While three of them include two nurses and an attendant of a patient admitted at Super Specialty Hospital Shreenbagh here, four cases are from Ganderbal, […]