One More Covid-19 Death In Kashmir

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Srinagar: Kashmir Valley reported on Tuesday one more coronavirus death, while 112 fresh cases of virus, including 12 travelers were detected across the Union Territory during the last 24 hours.

A 60-year-old man from Uri area of Baramulla district became one more victim of Covid-19 in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. So far 1923 people have succumbed to virus in J&K— 1206 in the Valley and 715 in Jammu region.

Srinagar district with 453 deaths tops the list followed by Jammu (367), Baramulla (172), Budgam (115), Kupwara (94), Pulwama (88), Anantnag (84), Doda (64), Bandipora (61), Udhampur (57), Kulgam (54), Rajouri (55), Kathua (51), Ganderbal (46), Shopian (39), Samba (39), Poonch (24), Ramban (21), Kishtwar(22), and Reasi (15).

Meanwhile, twelve travelers were among 113 fresh cases of Covid-19 ported in J&K in the last 24 hours, officials said. While 53 new cases were reported from Jammu division, the remaining sixty were confirmed by officials from valley.

Regarding the cases, Srinagar reported 37 cases, Baramulla 5, Budgam 7, Pulwama 4, Kupwara 2, Bandipora 1, Kulgam 2, Shopian 2, Jammu 40, Kathua 1, Samba 2, Kishtwar 1, Poonch and Ramban 2.

Meanwhile, 120 more patients have recovered and were discharged from various hospitals— 52 from Jammu and 68 from Kashmir Valley. With this, the number of active positive cases has reduced to 1103— 396 in Jammu and 707 in Kashmir. (With GNS inputs)

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