Ten samples collected for Covid-19 diagnosis have tested positive at the Government Medical College led laboratory, official sources said. With this, the total number of positive cases reported today has reached 19.
An official said 282 samples had been tested at the laboratory in 24 hours out of which ten samples have tested positive when this report was filed.
He said among 10 new cases, eight are from Anantnag and two are from Pulwama.
As of now, J&K has reported 565 cases, out of which 507 were in Kashmir and 58 in Jammu. Eight have died, while 164 recovered. More than 67570 people have been kept under surveillance.