SRINAGAR: The number of Covid-19 patients in Jammu and Kashmir rose to 2391 on Sunday, after 50 more patients tested positive for the dreaded virus.
Dr S Saleem Khan, nodal officer COVID19 at GMC Srinagar said 50 more persons including 16 pregnant women have been tested positive at CD hospital Srinagar.
“Of the 50 new cases, 15 including ten pregnant women from Baramulla, 17 including five pregnant women from Kulgam, 12 including one pregnant woman from Anantnag, three from Tral and one each from Srinagar, Shopian and Budgam districts,” Dr Khan said.
He said that one employee (Nursing Orderly in Microbiology) at CD Hospital also tested positive.
As of now, J&K has reported 2391 cases, out of which 1455 are Active Positive, 908 have recovered and 28 have died; 03 in Jammu division and 25 in Kashmir division.