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J&K reports one death, 114 positive cases

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SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Union territory on Wednesday witnessed one death and 114 fresh positive cases, taking the number of total active cases in the UT to 1,297.

With one more death, the death toll in the UT has reached 4,393  and 114  fresh positive cases reported on Wednesday have pushed the tally of positive cases to 322,885.

Of the exact number of 322,885 cases, 200,582 are from Kashmir division and 122,303 from Jammu division. Officials told  that among 114 new cases, 80 belong to Kashmir division while as 34 are from Jammu division, adding that the total number of positive cases in Kashmir division have reached to 200,582 including 197,593 recoveries and 2,239 deaths while as total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 122,303 including 119,602 recoveries and 2,154 deaths.

The officials said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 1,297 including 750 from Kashmir division and 547 from Jammu division.

With 114 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir has reached to 317,195 which is 98.24 percent of the total cases.

“Cases tested positive in J&K include 27 from Srinagar, 11 from Baramulla, 04 from Budgam, 02 from Pulwama, 20 from Kupwara, 01 from Anantnag, 06 from Bandipora, 04 from Ganderbal, 05 from Kulgam and 00 from Shopian in Kashmir division while as 34 from Jammu division include 08 from Jammu, 01 from Udhampur, 13 from Rajouri, 06 from Doda, 00 from Kathua, 01 from Samba, 05 from Kishtwar, 00from Poonch, 00 from Ramban and 00 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 tally stands at 37. One Covid death has been reported from GMC Anantnag. (KNO)

 

 

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