Srinagar : A total of 513 doctors have died while fighting to Covid19 in India during its second wave, among whom three doctors are from the Union Territory of J&K, as per the Indian Medical Association (IMA).
IMA said that the highest number of doctors who succumbed to Covid19 second wave in India are from Delhi. It said that 103 doctors from Delhi, followed by 96 in Bihar, lost their lives to the perilous virus.
As per IMA, the actual number of fatalities may be higher as it keeps only the registry of only 3.5 lakh members.
It is pertinent to mention that 748 doctors, as per IMA, have already died in India during the first wave of Covid19. (Agencies)