JK Reports 173 New COVID-19 Cases, One Death

SRINAGAR: The  Government on Friday informed that 173 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 23 from Jammu division and 150 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 326653. Also one COVID death has been reported from Jammu Division.

Moreover, 142 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from various hospitals including 19 from Jammu Division and 123 from Kashmir Division.

Besides this, 72.23 percent of the population above the age of 18 years has been vaccinated across Jammu and Kashmir.

The Bulletin also informs that no new case of Mucormycosis has been reported today, thus the total number of confirmed cases remains 45 in the UT of J&K.

According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 326653 positive cases, 1293 are Active Positive, 320948 have recovered and 4412 have died; 2167 in Jammu division and 2245 in Kashmir division.

The Bulletin further said that out of 13834906 test results available, 13508253 samples have been tested as negative till today.

Till date 3366332 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 8300 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1293 in isolation and 466492 in home surveillance. Besides, 2885835 persons have completed their surveillance period.

Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 72998 positive cases (including 80 cases reported today) with 612 Active Positive, 71549 recovered (including 43 cases recovered today), 837 deaths; Baramulla has 24054 positive cases (including 12 cases reported today) with 145 Active Positive, 23627 recovered (including 35 cases recovered today), 282 deaths; Budgam reported 23335 positive cases (including 21 cases reported today) with 142 active positive cases, 22986 recovered (including 21 cases recovered today), 207 deaths; Pulwama has 15379 positive cases (including 07 cases reported today) with 30 Active Positive, 15155 recovered and 194 deaths; Kupwara has 14281 positive cases (including 09 cases reported today), 29 Active Positive, 14086 recoveries (including 05 cases recovered today) and 166 deaths;  Anantnag district has 16470 positive cases (including 06 cases reported today) with 23 Active Positive, 16242 recovered and 205 deaths;  Bandipora has 9668 positive cases with 28 Active Positive, 9539 recoveries and 101 deaths; Ganderbal has 10163 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today) with 23 Active Positive, 10062 recoveries (including 03 cases recovered today) and 78 deaths; Kulgam has 11443 positive cases 25 Active Positive, 11301 recoveries and 117 deaths while as Shopian has 5602 positive cases with 05 active positive cases, 5539 recoveries and 58 deaths.

Similarly, Jammu has 53060 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today) with 52 active positive cases, 51866 recoveries (including 04 cases recovered today), 1142 deaths; Udhampur has 11385 positive cases with 05 active positive cases, 11243 recoveries and 137 deaths; Rajouri has 11124 positive cases (including 04 cases reported today) with 27 active positive, 10861 recoveries  and 236 deaths; Doda has 7648 positive cases (including 10 cases reported today) with 52 Active positive, 7466 recovered (including 07 cases recovered today) and 130 deaths; Kathua has 9286 positive cases with no active positive case, 9135 recovered  and 151 deaths; Samba has 7138 positive cases  with 05 active positive cases, 7013 recoveries  and 120 deaths; Kishtwar has 4797 positive cases with 17 Active Positive, 4736 recoveries and 44 deaths;  Poonch has 6333 positive cases with 14 active positive, 6222 recoveries and 97 deaths;  Ramban has 6005 positive cases with 17 active positive cases, 5921 recoveries and 67 deaths while Reasi has 6484 positive cases with 42 active positive cases, 6399 recoveries and 43 deaths.

According to the bulletin, among the total 326653 positive cases in J&K, 23214 have been reported as travelers while 303439 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 2011 vacant beds and 404 ICU beds where 402 beds are vacant in Jammu division while there are 3353 COVID dedicated beds, 3074 Isolation beds where 3037 beds are vacant and 279 ICU beds where 263 are vacant beds in Kashmir division. There are a total of 5776 COVID dedicated beds, 5093 Isolation beds with 5048 beds vacant and 683 ICU beds with 665 vacant beds in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.

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