Covid-19 in J&K: 54 More Succumb To Virus, 5,190 Test Positive

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Srinagar- The COVID-19 death toll in Jammu and Kashmir rose to 2,726 on Sunday with 54 more fatalities, while 5,190 new cases pushed the infection tally to 2,16,932, officials said.

Of the new cases, 1,770 were from the Jammu division and 3,420 from the Kashmir division, they said.

Providing district wise details, the officials said that Srinagar reported 920 cases, Baramulla 454, Budgam 508, Pulwama 158, Kupwara 277, Anantnag 415, Bandipora 85, Ganderbal 135, Kulgam 281, Shopian 187, Jammu 658, Udhampur 179, Rajouri 211, Doda 30, Kathua 252, Samba 138, Kishtwar 32, Poonch 74,  Ramban 70 and Reasi 126.

Regarding the fatalities, they said, 32 were reported from Jammu Division and 22 from Kashmir Valley, taking the fatality count to 2726—1171 in Jammu and 1555 in Kashmir.

The number of active cases stands at 49,248, while 1,64,958 people have recovered from the infection so far, officials said.

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