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308 positive cases, 6 Covid-19 deaths reported in J&K

India reports 279 fresh Covid-19 cases, 5 deaths

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday reported 308 positive cases and 6 Covid-19 deaths.

With 06 more deaths the death toll in the UT has reached to 4,316 and 308 fresh positive cases reported on Tuesday has pushed the tally of positive cases to 315,298

Of the exact number of 315,298 cases, 195,774 are from Kashmir division and 119,524 from Jammu division. Officials told that among 308 new cases, 209 belong to Kashmir division while as 99 are from Jammu division, adding that the total number of positive cases in Kashmir division have reached to 195,774 including 190,723 recoveries and 2,214 deaths while as total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 119,524 including 115,454 recoveries and 2,102 deaths.

The officials said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 4,805 including 2,837 from Kashmir division and 1,968 from Jammu division.

With 493 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir has reached to 306,177 which is 97,10 percent of the total cases.

“Cases tested positive in J&K include 84 from Srinagar, 29 from Baramulla, 18 from Budgam, 05 from Pulwama, 21 from Kupwara, 16 from Anantnag, 13 from Bandipora, 12 from Ganderbal, 09 from Kulgam and 02 from Shopian in Kashmir division while as 99 from Jammu division include 12 from Jammu, 16 from Udhampur, 08 from Rajouri, 22 from Doda, 00 from Kathua, 01 from Samba, 20 from Kishtwar, 10 from Poonch, 09 from Ramban and 01 from Reasi,” officials disclosed.

Meanwhile, authorities on Tuesday said that no fresh case of Mucormycosis popularly known as black fungus was reported in the UT and toll of total cases of Mucormycosis stands at 29. Out of 06 deaths reported today, 01 died in GMC Doda, 01 in CHC Mendhar, 01 in SMHS Srinagar, 01 in GMC Anantnag, 01 in DRDO Hosp Sgr & 01 in DH Pulwama. (KNO)


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