DAK President tests positive for COVID19

Senior doctor and Associate Professor at Government Medical College (GMC) Srinagar, Dr Nisar-ul-Hassan Wednesday tested positive for COVID19.

“I was on duty in the COVID ward of SMHS for the past few days. I think I have contracted the virus there only. Yesterday, I developed pain and viral load related symptoms, I got myself tested and results came as positive today,” said Dr Nisar, adding he has no breathlessness but high fever and viral load besides body ache.

“I’m in home isolation and need prayers of my dear ones including friends,” said Dr Nisar, who heads Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK).