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COVID-19: J&K records 1.36% fatality rate

A health worker collects swab samples for COVID-19 tests in Jammu-The Dispatch
A health worker collects swab samples for COVID-19 tests in Jammu-The Dispatch

Jammu has 1.74%, Kashmir 1.12% mortality

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir has around 1.36 fatality rate in aggregate form of Covid-19 cases.

As per the data available with the news agency the fatality rate of Kashmir division is 1.12 percent while as the fatality rate of Jammu division is 1.74 percent.

Data also reveals that the fatality rate of is Srinagar 1.18 percent, Baramulla has 1.19 percent, Budgam 0.9 percent, Pulwama 1.26, Kupwara 1.16 percent, Anantnag 1.24 percent, Bandipora 1.08 percent, Ganderbal 0.8 percent, Kulgam 1.01 percent and Shopian 1.05 percent.

District Pulwama has the highest fatality rate while as district Ganderbal has the lowest fatality rate in Kashmir division. Similarly, in Jammu division, Jammu district has 2.14 percent fatality rate, Udhampur 1.18 percent, Rajouri  1.98 percent, Doda 1.56 percent, Kuthua 1.63 percent, Samba 1.68 percent, Kishtwar  0.93 percent, Poonch 1.45 percent, Ramban 1.06 percent and Reasi 0.75 percent.

In Jammu division, Jammu district has the highest fatality rate while Reasi has the lowest fatality rate. In whole Jammu and Kashmir, Jammu district has the highest fatality percentage as Jammu is the only district that reported over 1000 deaths due to Covid-19 while Reasi has the lowest percentage and has reported below 50 deaths—(KNO)

 

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