JK News Today
Srinagar March 27:

An elderly person of Langate area of Kupwara district died within hours after taking COVID-19 jab on Saturday.

The family members of the deceased said that it was not more than three hours after the jab that the person breathed his last.

“He got a vaccine jab around 12:40 pm with the very normal physical behaviour and died soon after.

Meanwhile, Block Medical Officer (BMO), Langate Dr Gowhar said that the elderly person had an underlying medical condition and had probably died of the same.

He maintained that the deceased was in very good health at the time he was vaccinated and has died at a native place while grazing sheep.

About the cause of death, the BMO said that it can be anything including the less glucose level within the body and even heart attack as well since the deceased already had medical underlying conditions.