by Tahir Bhat
SRINAGAR: The number of Covid-19 patients in Jammu and Kashmir rose to 1311 on Tuesday, after nine more patients tested positive for the dreaded virus.
An official told Kashmir Life that nine persons have been tested positive for COVID19 at the SKIMS laboratory.
“Of the nine new cases, Six are from Kulgam, one each from Rajouri, Anantnag and Pulwama districts,” he said. “We are in the process of getting the details of the individuals.”
He added that 576 samples have tested positive and 29914 samples have tested negative at SKIMS till date.
As of now, J&K has reported 1311 cases, out of which 687 are Active Positive, 485 have recovered and 17 have died.