COVID-19: JK Reports 125 New Cases, One Death

SRINAGAR: The  Government on Tuesday informed that 125 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 21 from Jammu division and 104 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 324420. Also, one covid death has been reported from Kashmir Division.

Moreover, 123 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 41 from Jammu Division and 82 from Kashmir Division.

Besides this, 63.18 percent of population above the age of 18 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 the taking total number of confirmed cases to 44 in the UT of J&K.

According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 324420 positive cases, 1055 are Active Positive, 318961 have recovered and 4404 have died; 2163 in Jammu division and 2241 in Kashmir division.

The Bulletin further said that out of 12993388 test results available, 12668968 samples have been tested as negative till today.

Till date 3143597 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 8242 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1055 in isolation and 432268 in home surveillance. Besides, 2697628 persons have completed their surveillance period.

Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 72042 positive cases (including 50 cases reported today) with 277 Active Positive, 70931 recovered (including 18 cases recovered today), 834 deaths; Baramulla has 23823 positive cases (including 07 cases reported today) with 65 Active Positive, 23476 recovered (including 15 cases recovered today), 282 deaths; Budgam reported 23080 positive cases (including 13 cases reported today) with 63 active positive cases, 22811 recovered (including 06 cases recovered today), 206 deaths; Pulwama has 15295 positive cases with 23 Active Positive, 15078 recovered and 194 deaths; Kupwara has 14212 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today), 42 Active Positive, 14004 recoveries (including 07 cases recovered today) and 166 deaths;  Anantnag district has 16439 positive cases with 46 Active Positive, 16188 recovered and 205 deaths;  Bandipora has 9616 positive cases (including 12 cases reported today), with 62 Active Positive, 9453 recoveries (including 02 cases recovered today) and 101 deaths; Ganderbal has 10081 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today) with 58 Active Positive, 9945 recoveries (including 05 cases recovered today) and 78 deaths; Kulgam has 11403 positive cases (including 01 case reported today) with 62 Active Positive, 11224 recoveries (including 04 cases recovered today) and 117 deaths while as Shopian has 5594 positive cases with 05 active positive cases, 5531 recoveries and 58 deaths.

Similarly, Jammu has 52982 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today) with 105 active positive cases, 51735 recoveries (including 08 cases recovered today), 1142 deaths; Udhampur has 11378 positive cases with 16 active positive cases, 11225 recoveries (including 05 cases recovered today) and 137 deaths; Rajouri has 11081 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today) with 56 active positive, 10792 recoveries (including 04 cases recovered today) and 233 deaths; Doda has 7508 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today) with 84 Active positive, 7295 recovered (including 09 cases recovered today) and 129 deaths; Kathua has 9277 positive cases with 04 active positive cases, 9122 recovered  and 151 deaths; Samba has 7134 positive cases  with 07 active positive cases, 7007 recoveries  and 120 deaths; Kishtwar has 4747 positive cases with 40 Active Positive, 4663 recoveries (including 07 cases recovered today)  and 44 deaths;  Poonch has 6308 positive cases with 24 active positive, 6187 recoveries (including 04 cases recovered today)  and 97 deaths;  Ramban has 5985 positive cases with 04 active positive cases, 5914 recoveries and 67 deaths while Reasi has 6435 positive cases with 12 active positive cases, 6380 recoveries and 43 deaths.

According to the bulletin, among the total 324420 positive cases in J&K, 23112 have been reported as travelers while 301308 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 1999 vacant beds and 404 ICU beds where 400 beds are vacant in Jammu division while there are 3353 COVID dedicated beds, 3074 Isolation beds where 3035 beds are vacant and 279 ICU beds where 257 are vacant beds in Kashmir division. There are a total of 5776 COVID dedicated beds, 5093 Isolation beds with 5034 beds vacant and 683 ICU beds with 657 vacant beds in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.


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