Eleven people, including a CRPF jawan, lost their lives due to COVID-19 since late Wednesday evening, taking the death toll due to the infection in the Union Territory of J&K to 359 on Thursday.
With these deaths, 324 people have lost their lives due to COVID-19 in 56 days, and 344 people in 70 day in J&K, where 540 new positive cases were detected on Wednesday, taking the total number of infected persons to 19,419.