COVID-19: JK Reports 100 Fresh Cases, One Death

SRINAGAR: The Government on Wednesday informed that 100 new positive cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), 26 from Jammu division and 74 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 323682. Also, one Covid death has been reported from Jammu division.

Moreover, 132 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from various hospitals including 32 from Jammu Division and 100 from Kashmir Division.

Besides this, 99.75 percent of population above the age of 45 years has been vaccinated across the Jammu and Kashmir.

The Bulletin also informs that one new confirmed case of Mucormycosis has been reported today, thus taking the total number of confirmed cases to 43 in the UT of J&K.

According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 323682 positive cases, 1125 are Active Positive, 318157 have recovered and 4400 have died; 2160 in Jammu division and 2240 in Kashmir division.

The Bulletin further said that out of 12712483 test results available, 12388801 samples have been tested as negative till today.

Till date 3084399 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 8843 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1125 in isolation and 406054 in home surveillance. Besides, 2663977 persons have completed their surveillance period.

Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 71877 positive cases (including 24 cases reported today) with 250 Active Positive, 70793 recovered (including 32 cases recovered today), 834 deaths; Baramulla has 23780 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today) with 78 Active Positive, 23420 recovered (including 09 cases recovered today), 282 deaths; Budgam reported 23040 positive cases (including 06 cases reported today) with 64 active positive cases, 22770 recovered (including 15 cases recovered today), 206 deaths; Pulwama has 15272 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today) with 34 Active Positive, 15044 recovered (including 10 cases recovered today) and 194 deaths; Kupwara has 14169 positive cases (including 09 cases reported today), 36 Active Positive, 13967 recoveries (including 11 cases recovered today), 166 deaths;  Anantnag district has 16382 positive cases (including 04 cases reported today) with 39 Active Positive, 16138 recovered and 205 deaths;  Bandipora has 9570 positive cases (including 04 cases reported today), with 49 Active Positive, 9421 recoveries (including 09 cases recovered today) and 100 deaths; Ganderbal has 10043 positive cases (including 09 cases reported today) with 65 Active Positive, 9900 recoveries (including 05 cases recovered today) and 78 deaths; Kulgam has 11347 positive cases (including 07 cases reported today) with 39 Active Positive, 11191 recoveries (including 04 cases recovered today) and 117 deaths while as Shopian has 5592 positive cases with 05 active positive cases, 5529 recoveries and 58 deaths.

Similarly, Jammu has 52929 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today) with 119 active positive cases, 51668 recoveries (including 04 cases recovered today), 1142 deaths; Udhampur has 11373 positive cases with 33 active positive cases, 11203 recoveries (including 02 cases recovered today) and 137 deaths; Rajouri has 11046 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today) with 60 active positive, 10756 recoveries (including 06 cases recovered today) and 230 deaths; Doda has 7432 positive cases (including 06 cases reported today) with 74 Active positive, 7229 recovered (including 07 cases recovered today) and 129 deaths; Kathua has 9274 positive cases with 07 active positive cases, 9116 recovered  and 151 deaths; Samba has 7132 positive cases  with 10 active positive cases, 7002 recoveries  and 120 deaths; Kishtwar has 4719 positive cases with 37 Active Positive, 4638 recoveries (including 10 cases recovered today)  and 44 deaths;  Poonch has 6296 positive cases with 26 active positive, 6173 recoveries (including 03 cases recovered today)  and 97 deaths;  Ramban has 5981 positive cases with 05 active positive cases, 5909 recoveries and 67 deaths while Reasi has 6428 positive cases with 95 active positive cases, 6290 recoveries and 43 deaths.

According to the bulletin, among the total 323682 positive cases in J&K, 23080 have been reported as travelers while 300602 as others.

The Bulletin said that the breakup represents districts from which the patients have been traced or are ordinarily residing.

The bulletin added that there are 2423 COVID dedicated beds, 2019 Isolation beds with 1992 vacant beds and 404 ICU beds where 396 beds are vacant in Jammu division while there are 3353 COVID dedicated beds, 3074 Isolation beds where 3044 beds are vacant and 279 ICU beds where 254 are vacant beds in Kashmir division. There are a total of 5776 COVID dedicated beds, 5093 Isolation beds with 5036 beds vacant and 683 ICU beds with 650 vacant beds in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.


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