One More Doctor Among 8 More Die Due To COVID-19 In J&K, Toll 473


Srinagar, August 9: A senior doctor who was at the forefront of the battle against COVID-19 before contracting the dread infection was among eight persons who succumbed to the virus in Jammu and Kashmir since overnight on Sunday.

Dr Mohammad Ashraf Mir, a resident of Konibal Pampore of Pulwama district, passed away today at 6:15 a.m. at the SKIMS Soura. Dr Mir had been treating COVID-19 patients for the past four months and in the process, contracted the pestilence.