Srinagar: At least 126 more people tested positive for coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, while 103 Covid-19 infected persons recovered in the Union Territory during the last 24 hours.
According to the officials, 100 new cases of coronavirus were reported from Kashmir Valley and the remaining 26 were detected in Jammu division on Wednesday taking the total number of people infected since the outbreak of pandemic last year in J&K to 324546.
Giving district-wise details, the officials said, Srinagar reported 51, Baramulla 11, Budgam 12, Pulwama 9, Kupwara 3, Anantnag 2, Bandipora 4, Ganderbal 6, Kulgam 1, Shopian 1, Jammu 5, Rajouri 3, Doda 5, Kathua 6, Poonch 4, Ramban, Kishtwar and Reasi 1 each new case of coronavirus. The twin districts of Udhampur and Samba in Jammu division reported no new case of Covid-19.
Also, the officials said, 103 more Covid-19 patients have recovered—24 from Jammu Division and 79 from the Valley.
The officials also said that fatality count remained at 4404 people—2163 in Jammu and 2241 in Kashmir, as no Covid-19 related fatality was reported from J&K during the last 24 hours.
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