J&K Reports Highest Single-Day Spike Of 2,381 New Covid Cases, 21 Deaths


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Srinagar- Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday recorded the highest single-day spike of 2,381 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 1,60,755, while 21 fresh deaths in the past 24 hours took the toll to 2,147, officials said.

Out of the fresh cases, 848 were from the Jammu Division and 1,533 from the Kashmir Division of the union territory, they said.

Regarding the fresh COVID-19 deaths, they said, 11 were reported from Jammu Division and 10 from Kashmir.

Providing district wise breakup of the cases, they said, Srinagar reported 748, Baramulla 200, Budgam 137, Pulwama 72, Kupwara 114, Anantnag 108, Bandipora 24, Ganderbal 35, Kulgam 78, Shopian 17, Jammu 449, Udhampur 57, Rajouri 98, Doda 14, Kathua 50, Samba 39, Kishtwar 5, Poonch 37, Ramban 50 and Reasi 49.

Moreover, they said, 866 more COVID-19 patients have recovered—227 from Jammu Division and 639 from Kashmir. The number of active cases has raced to 19558 in J&K—8189 in Jammu and 11369 in Kashmir.

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