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J&K reports 193 positive cases on Friday

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

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir reported 193 fresh covid-19 cases, while there was no death due to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said on Friday.

Among the fresh cases, 23 were reported from Jammu Division and 170 from Kashmir, taking the overall tally to 335016.

There was no death due to the virus during the last 24 hours, they said. So far 4459—2182 in Jammu and 2277 in Kashmir—have died due to the pathogen, they said.

Giving district-wise details of the fresh cases, the officials told that Srinagar reported 61 cases, Baramulla 15, Budgam 7, Pulwama 5, Kupwara 43, Anantnag 5, Bandipora 11, Ganderbal 23, Kulgam 0, Shopian 0, Jammu 6, Udhampur 2, Rajouri 1, Doda 2, Kathua 0, Samba 0, Kishtwar 0, Poonch 0, Ramban 0 and Reasi 12.

A number of these cases were confirmed at CD hospital’s diagnostic labouratory and include female (80) (NA) from Parigam, male (66) (NA) from Ibrahim colony batapora, female (25) (NA) from Ibrahim colony batapora, male (60) (NA) from Parimpora, female (60) (NA) from Parimpora, male (29) (NA) from Eidgah Sgr, male (45) (NA) from Bemina, female (43) (NA) from Bemina, female (10) (NA) from Bemina, male (70) (NA) from Sgr, male (55) (NA) from Sgr, male (20) (NA) from Rainawari, female (28) (NA) from Brain, male (70) (NA) from Sgr, female (65) (NA) from Ward no.1 and female (44) (NA) from Rainawari.

Moreover, 105 Covid-19 patients recovered during the time, 18 from Jammu Division and 87 from Kashmir, they said.

So far 328888 patients have recovered, leaving active case tally at 1669 —262 in Jammu and 1407 in Kashmir.They said there was no new confirmed case of mucormycosis (black fungus) reported today. So far 49 black fungus cases have been confirmed in J&K, the officials said.

The government also informed that 34265 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered during the time in J&K. (GNS)


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