JK Reports 93 New COVID-19 Cases, One Death

SRINAGAR: The  Government on Monday informed that 93 new positive cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), 43 from Jammu division and 50 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 324295. Also, one covid death has been reported from Jammu Division.

Moreover, 203 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from various hospitals including 114 from Jammu Division and 89 from Kashmir Division.

Besides this, 62.62 percent of the population above the age of 18 years has been vaccinated across Jammu and Kashmir.

The Bulletin also informs that no new confirmed case of Mucormycosis has been reported today, thus the total number of confirmed cases remains 43 in the UT of J&K.

According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Coronavirus (Covid-19), out of 324295 positive cases, 1054 are Active Positive, 318838 have recovered and 4403 have died; 2163 in Jammu division and 2240 in Kashmir division.

The Bulletin further said that out of 12948223 test results available, 12623928 samples have been tested as negative till today.

Till date 3136082 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 7919 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1054 in isolation and 427637 in home surveillance. Besides, 2695069 persons have completed their surveillance period.

Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 71992 positive cases (including 12 cases reported today) with 245 Active Positive, 70913 recovered (including 18 cases recovered today), 834 deaths; Baramulla has 23816 positive cases (including 07 cases reported today) with 73 Active Positive, 23461 recovered (including 07 cases recovered today), 282 deaths; Budgam reported 23067 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today) with 56 active positive cases, 22805 recovered (including 11 cases recovered today), 206 deaths; Pulwama has 15285 positive cases with 26 Active Positive, 15065 recovered and 194 deaths; Kupwara has 14210 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today), 47 Active Positive, 13997 recoveries (including 06 cases recovered today) and 166 deaths;  Anantnag district has 16439 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today) with 58 Active Positive, 16176 recovered and 205 deaths;  Bandipora has 9604 positive cases (including 04 cases reported today), with 53 Active Positive, 9451 recoveries (including 05 cases recovered today) and 100 deaths; Ganderbal has 10073 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today) with 55 Active Positive, 9940 recoveries (including 12 cases recovered today) and 78 deaths; Kulgam has 11402 positive cases (including 04 cases reported today) with 65 Active Positive, 11220 recoveries (including 08 cases recovered today) and 117 deaths while as Shopian has 5593 positive cases with 04 active positive cases, 5531 recoveries and 58 deaths.

Similarly, Jammu has 52974 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today) with 105 active positive cases, 51727 recoveries (including 10 cases recovered today), 1142 deaths; Udhampur has 11375 positive cases with 18 active positive cases, 11220 recoveries (including 02 cases recovered today) and 137 deaths; Rajouri has 11078 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today) with 57 active positive, 10788 recoveries (including 05 cases recovered today) and 233 deaths; Doda has 7505 positive cases (including 28 cases reported today) with 90 Active positive, 7286 recovered (including 03 cases recovered today) and 129 deaths; Kathua has 9276 positive cases with 03 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 4745 positive cases with 45 Active Positive, 4656 recoveries (including 03 cases recovered today)  and 44 deaths;  Poonch has 6308 positive cases with 28 active positive, 6183 recoveries (including 01 case recovered today)  and 97 deaths;  Ramban has 5984 positive cases with 07 active positive cases, 5910 recoveries and 67 deaths while Reasi has 6435 positive cases with 12 active positive cases, 6380 (including 88 cases recovered today) recoveries and 43 deaths.

According to the bulletin, among the total 324295 positive cases in J&K, 23108 have been reported as travelers while 301187 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 1996 vacant beds and 404 ICU beds where 398 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 255 are vacant beds in Kashmir division. There are a total of 5776 COVID dedicated beds, 5093 Isolation beds with 5033 beds vacant and 683 ICU beds with 653 vacant beds in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.


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