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364 positive cases, 7 deaths reported in Jammu and Kashmir

96-year-old Badrinath flashing victory sign after undergoing successful treatment for covid-19 at Vijaypur in Samba district -The Dispatch
96-year-old Badrinath flashing victory sign after undergoing successful treatment for covid-19 at Vijaypur in Samba district -The Dispatch

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Union territory on Wednesday reported 364 positive cases and 7 Covid-19 deaths in last 24 hours.

With 07 more deaths the death toll in the UT has reached to 4,323 and 364 fresh positive cases reported on Wednesday has pushed the tally of positive cases to 315,662

Of the exact number of 315,662 cases, 195,989 are from Kashmir division and 119,673 from Jammu division. Officials toldthat among 364 new cases, 215 belong to Kashmir division while as 149 are from Jammu division, adding that the total number of positive cases in Kashmir division have reached to 195,989 including 191,099 recoveries and 2,218 deaths while as total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 119,673 including 115,640 recoveries and 2,105 deaths.

The officials said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 4,600 including 2,672 from Kashmir division and 1,928 from Jammu division.

With 562 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir has reached to 306,739 which is 97,17 percent of the total cases.

“Cases tested positive in J&K include 67 from Srinagar, 32 from Baramulla, 31 from Budgam, 07 from Pulwama, 12 from Kupwara, 26 from Anantnag, 10 from Bandipora, 09 from Ganderbal, 18 from Kulgam and 03 from Shopian in Kashmir division while as 149 from Jammu division include 19 from Jammu, 08 from Udhampur, 13 from Rajouri, 31 from Doda, 03 from Kathua, 02 from Samba,  14 from Kishtwar, 08 from Poonch, 06 from Ramban and 45 from Reasi,” officials disclosed.

Meanwhile, authorities on Wednesday 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 07 deaths reported today, 01 died in GMC Jammu, 01 in GMC Rajouri, 01 in Home/Brought dead, 02 in GMC Anantnag, 01 in SKIMS JVC Bemina & 01 in CD hospital Srinagar.

 

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