Two samples collected for Covid-19 diagnosis have tested positive at the Government Medical College led laboratory at Chest Disease Hospital in Srinagar.
The hospital has collected 160 fresh samples for the tests on Wednesday, April 22. Now there are a total of 46 samples the results of which are awaited.
Officials said the two patients that tested positive are from Bandipora and Anantnag districts.
As of now, J&K has reported 407 cases, of which 320 are Active Positive, 81 have recovered and 05 have died.
Furthermore, till date, 62493 travellers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been enlisted for surveillance which includes 6032 persons in-home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 248 in Hospital Quarantine, 294 in hospital isolation and 17421 under home surveillance. Besides, 38493 persons have completed their surveillance period.