SRINAGAR: The Government on Friday informed that 129 new positive cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), 66 from Jammu division and 63 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 323190.
Moreover, 112 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 60 from Jammu Division and 52 from Kashmir Division.
Besides this, 99.65 percent of population above the age of 45 years has been vaccinated across the Jammu and Kashmir.
The Bulletin also informs that 03 new confirmed case of Mucormycosis has been reported today, thus the taking the total number of confirmed cases remains to 41 in the UT of J&K.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 323190 positive cases, 1324 are Active Positive, 317471 have recovered and 4395 have died; 2156 in Jammu division and 2239 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 12473357 test results available, 12150167 samples have been tested as negative till today.
Till date 3028980 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 7508 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1324 in isolation and 386657 in home surveillance. Besides, 2629096 persons have completed their surveillance period.
Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 71759 positive cases (including 21 cases reported today) with 312 Active Positive, 70613 recovered (including 09 cases recovered today), 834 deaths; Baramulla has 23751 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today) with 85 Active Positive, 23384 recovered (including 07 cases recovered today), 282 deaths; Budgam reported 23007 positive cases (including 11 cases reported today) with 83 active positive cases, 22718 recovered (including 05 cases recovered today), 206 deaths; Pulwama has 15246 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today) with 38 Active Positive, 15014 recovered (including 08 cases recovered today) and 194 deaths; Kupwara has 14141 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today), 41 Active Positive, 13935recoveries (including 06 cases recovered today), 165 deaths; Anantnag district has 16366 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today ) with 35 Active Positive, 16126 recovered (including 04 cases recovered today), 205 deaths; Bandipora has 9541 positive cases, with 47 Active Positive, 9394 recoveries (including 04 cases recovered today) and 100 deaths; Ganderbal has 10004 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today) with 70 Active Positive, 9856 recoveries (including 06 cases recovered today) and 78 deaths; Kulgam has 11322 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today) with 37Active Positive, 11168 recoveries (including 03 cases recovered today) and 117 deaths while as Shopian has 5588 positive cases with 04 active positive cases, 5526 recoveries and 58 deaths.
Similarly, Jammu has 52897 positive cases (including 15 cases reported today) with 133 active positive cases, 51623 recoveries (including 10 cases recovered today), 1141 deaths; Udhampur has 11362 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today), 56 active positive cases, 11169 recoveries (including 02case recovered today) and 137 deaths; Rajouri has 11018 positive cases (including 09 cases reported today) with 68 active positive, 10722 recoveries (including 09 cases recovered today) and 228 deaths; Doda has 7395 positive cases (including 16 cases reported today) with 100 Active positive, 7167 recovered (including 24 cases recovered today) and 128 deaths; Kathua has 9273 positive cases (including 01 cases reported today) with 09 active positive cases, 9113 recovered and 151 deaths; Samba has 7129positive cases (including 01 cases reported today)with 07 active positive cases, 7002 recoveries and 120 deaths; Kishtwar has 4700 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today) with 50 Active Positive, 4606 recoveries (including 02cases recovered today) and 44 deaths; Poonch has 6287 positive cases (including 01 cases reported today) with 29 active positive, 6161 recoveries (including 01cases recovered today) and 97 deaths; Ramban has 5980 positive caseswith 18 active positive cases, 5895 recoveries and 67 deaths while Reasi has 6424 positive cases with (including 15 cases reported today)102 active positive cases, 6279 recoveries (including 12 cases recovered today) and 43 deaths.
According to the bulletin, among the total 323190 positive cases in J&K, 23058 have been reported as travelers while 300132 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 393 beds are vacant in Jammu division while there are 3353 COVID dedicated beds, 3074 Isolation beds where 3043 beds are vacant and 279 ICU beds where 251 are vacant beds in Kashmir division. There are a total of 5776 COVID dedicated beds, 5093 Isolation beds with 5042 beds vacant and 683 ICU beds with 644 vacant beds in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.