Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported on Sunday 127 fresh cases of novel coronavirus while one more person succumbed to the virus in the Union Territory during the last 24 hours.
According to the officials, 104 new cases of coronavirus were reported from Kashmir Valley and 23 from the winter capital, raising the total number of people infected since the outbreak of pandemic last year in J&K to 329008.
In Valley, the officials said, Srinagar reported highest 56 cases followed by Baramulla with 13, Pulwama 12, Budgam 8, Ganderbal 7, Bandipora and Anantnag four each. No fresh case was reported from Kupwara and the twin south Kashmir districts of Kulgam and Shopian.
In the winter capital, officials said, Jammu and Doda districts reported six new cases each, Rajouri 4, Kathua 3 and one each new case was detected in Udhampur, Samba, Ramban and Reasi 1. Kishtwar and Poonch districts reported no case of virus on Sunday.
Also, the officials said that 175 more patients have recovered—39 from Jammu Division and 136 from Kashmir.
Meanwhile, the deadly infection claimed one more life in Kashmir Valley, taking fatality count to 4422—2173 in Jammu and 2249 in Kashmir.
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