Suhail Khan/Srinagar, June 14 : A fresh death due to COVID-19 reported at chest disease hospital Srinagar on Sunday afternoon.

Nodal officer Saleem Tak confirmed to Kashmir Despatch said a 85 year old man from Darepora Kralpora Kupwara became fresh victim of this deadly virus.

This is second death in a day in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir since morning, earlier a 69 year old man from Gandhi Nagar Jammu died at Government Medical College Jammu.

The overall toll due to COVID-19 rose to 59 in J&K.