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No Covid-19 death in UT, first time in 4 months

India reports 279 fresh Covid-19 cases, 5 deaths
No Covid-19 death in UT, first time in 4 months

UT reports 154 cases, case tally at 318,848

SRINAGAR: Zero deaths were recorded in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. Last time was 29 March 2021, when there was no death reported in Jammu and Kashmir due to Covid-19.

The Jammu and Kashmir Union territory on Monday reported 155 fresh positive cases were also reported, taking the number of total active cases in the UT to 2,709.

The death stands at 4,357 and 155 fresh positive cases reported on Monday has pushed the tally of positive cases to 318,848.

Of the exact number of 318,848 cases, 198,000 are from Kashmir division and 120,848 from Jammu division. Officials told that among 155 new cases, 113 belong to Kashmir division while as 42 are from Jammu division, adding that the total number of positive cases in Kashmir division have reached to 198,000 including 194,286 recoveries and 2,231 deaths while as total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 120,848 including 117,496 recoveries and 2,126 deaths.

The officials said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 2,708 including 1,483 from Kashmir division and 1,226 from Jammu division.

With 448 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir has reached to 311,782 which is 97.79 percent of the total cases.

“Cases tested positive in J&K include 33 from Srinagar, 07 from Baramulla, 10 from Budgam, 07  from Pulwama, 12 from Kupwara, 11 from Anantnag, 08 from Bandipora, 09 from Ganderbal, 14 from Kulgam and 02 from Shopian in Kashmir division while as 42 from Jammu division include 12 from Jammu, 01 from Udhampur, 02 from Rajouri, 11 from Doda, 00 from Kathua, 02 from Samba, 02 from Kishtwar, 04 from Poonch, 02 from Ramban and 06 from Reasi,” officials disclosed.

Meanwhile, authorities on Monday said that no fresh case of Mucormycosis popularly known as black fungus was reported in the UT and tally stands at 31.


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No Covid-19 death in UT, first time in 4 months