New Delhi, August 5
A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) assistant sub-inspector posted in Srinagar has died attributable to coronavirus an infection, officers stated on Wednesday.
The 49-year-old official belonged to the 176th battalion based mostly in Jammu and Kashmir.
This is the 21st loss of life as a result of pandemic within the paramilitary, the nation’s largest central power.
A complete of 99 recent COVID-19 an infection instances had been additionally reported within the CRPF on Wednesday.
Out of the full 4,635 instances, 2,568 are lively whereas the remainder of the personnel have recovered, they stated.
The about 3.25 lakh personnel sturdy CRPF is the lead inner safety power of the nation with its principal operations being within the Left Wing Extremism-hit states and counter-terrorist fight within the Kashmir Valley. PTI