Jammu, Nov 22: A DySP of J&K Police died of post-COVID complications here at the Government Medical College and Hospital (GMC&H), Jammu on Monday.
Officials at GMC&H said that the middle-aged DySP was admitted at the hospital's COVID ward on 18 November 2021.
The DySP was posted at IRP 1st Battalion, Reasi.
“He was COVID positive when admitted but recovered from the deadly virus,” the official said.
He said that in the re-test, his RT-PCR report was negative.
“However, he died of post-COVID complications,” the official said.
The body of the Police officer was handed over to his family for performing last rites after medico-legal formalities.