48 More Deaths, 3408 New Cases In 24 Hours

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Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported on Saturday 48 more deaths due to coronavirus while 3,408 fresh cases of virus were also detected across the Union territory during the last 24 hours, raising the tally to 2, 67,313 since the outbreak of pandemic last year.

The officials said that 30 more people succumbed to virus in Jammu division while 18 people also died at the various healthcare facilities in Kashmir Valley, taking the overall fatality count to 3513.

Of the fresh cases, 1,251 were reported from the Jammu division and 2,157 from the Kashmir division, they said.

Providing district wise details, the officials said that Srinagar reported 509, Baramulla 237, Budgam 273, Pulwama 175, Kupwara 202, Anantnag 224, Bandipora 112, Ganderbal 132, Kulgam 241, Shopian 52, Jammu 490, Udhampur 150, Rajouri 119, Doda 43, Kathua 138, Samba 82, Kishtwar 15, Poonch 59, Ramban 128 and Reasi 27 new cases of coronavirus.

Moreover, officials said, 4117 more COVID-19 patients have recovered—1623 from Jammu Division and 2494 from Kashmir valley. There are 49136 active positive cases in J&K— 20199 in Jammu division and 28937 in the Valley.

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