Coronavirus: 26 More Test Positive, Tally Reaches 494


Twenty-six more patients have tested positive for the dreaded virus in Jammu and Kashmir. With 26 more, the total number of Covid-19 positive cases reported on Saturday is 40.

Out of 40, 14 cases were confirmed at Viral Diagnostic Lab at SKIMS and 26 others at Chest Disease Hospital Dalgate.

Among the fresh cases include 21 from Anantnag, 5 from Srinagar, 7 from Bandipora, 3 each from Baramulla and Shopian while one is from Kupwara.

Coronavirus: 14 More Test Positive, Tally Reaches 468

“Finally J&K breaks the 1000 test barrier- 1071 samples tested in the last 24 hours. But that also means more positives- so 40 new cases today- all from Kashmir. Total positive cases now 494. Jammu-57 Kashmir-437. An unfortunate death too; total deaths now 6@diprjk,” government spokesman Rohit Kansal tweeted.

As of now, J&K has reported 494 cases, out of which 437 were in Kashmir and 57 in Jammu. Six have died, while 109 recovered. More than 65722 people have been kept under surveillance.


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