Coronavirus: 20 More Test Positive,Tally Reaches 614


Twenty more people have tested positive of the novel coronavirus in Kashmir, taking the number of Covid-19 patients in J&K  to 614.

A doctor from a protective booth takes samples of a man in a Redzone area of Srinagar, on Thursday 30 April 2020. The administration is conducting a health audit of the entire population of Srinagar to contain the spread of coronavirus infection. KL Image by Bilal Bahadur

An official said that among twenty cases were confirmed at the Government Medical College led laboratory in Chest Disease hospital Dalgate.

He said 542 samples had been tested at the CD hospital laboratory in 24 hours out of which 20 samples have tested positive when this report was filed.

Among new positive cases, he said 12 are from Anantnag district, four from Kulgam, two from Pulwama, and two from Bemina area of Srinagar.



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