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the number of deaths resulting from some particular cause such as an accident or a battle or a natural disaster

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As per official data, the death toll in government-run Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) has touched 108 while 20 children died at Kejriwal hospital in the district due to the vector-borne disease.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health issued a media statement saying the death toll from the Easter Sunday attacks was not over 350 but around 250.
The latest deaths have taken the death toll in Tharparkar in March to 35 and 165 since January 01, 2019.
The injured were under treatment at PIMS where Isha also succumbed to her wound raising death toll to four.The body was handed over to heirs after postmortem.
The death toll also increased during other festivals."
"The death toll has climbed to 91 already," El Sol de Mexico newspaper quoted the governor as saying.
According to the Afghan Journalists Safety Committee (AJSC), the death toll was documented
For Panelo, the official death toll in the drug war showed that many Filipinos continue to resist arrest during operations.
Local police official Tahir Ali says that the death toll from the market bombing now stands at 25 people, and that most of the victims are minority Shiite Muslims.
13 (Saba) -- The death toll from the new Israeli shelling on Gaza Strip since Monday evening has reached g to four dead and more than 15 injured.
The report by Brown University s Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs put the death toll at between 480,000 and 507,000 people -- but said the actual number is likely higher.
"Though the war on terror is often overlooked by the American public, press and lawmakers, the increased body count signals that, far from diminishing, this war remains intense." The death toll includes insurgents, local police and security forces, civilians and US and allied troops.
THARPARKAR -- As many as two more children succumbed to malnutrition in Tharparkar region of Sindh and raised the death toll to 28 for this month.
He added that Democrats had inflated the official death toll to "make me look as bad as possible".
TANJUNG, Indonesia -- The Indonesian island of Lombok was shaken by a third big earthquake in little more than a week Thursday as the official death toll from the most powerful of the quakes topped 300.