In the backdrop of surge in COVID cases, the authorities are conducting random testing of people roaming in city without masks.
The Jammu and Kashmir recorded 1,141 new coronavirus infections that pushed the number of active cases in the union territory past the 10,000-mark for the first time this year.
With the fresh cases, Jammu and Kashmir’s cumulative tally has risen to 1,42,877. The death toll climbed to 2,046 with four new fatalities, they said.
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