Srinagar: For the second consecutive day Wednesday Jammu and Kashmir reported more recoveries than new cases of coronavirus, while no new virus related death was reported from the Union Territory during the last 24 hours.
According to officials, 132 more Covid-19 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours—13 from Jammu division and 119 from Kashmir, while during the same time 100 fresh cases of virus have been detected across J&K, taking the total number of people infected since the outbreak of pandemic last year to 329320.
Out of fresh cases, officials said, 76 were reported from Kashmir Valley and remaining 24 from Jammu division.
Giving district-wise details, the officials said that Srinagar reported 49, Baramulla 9, Budgam 5, Kupwara 4, Bandipora 3, Anantnag and Pulwama 2 each, and one new case each in Ganderbal and Kulgam districts. Shopian district in south Kashmir reported no case of Covid-19 on Wednesday.
There was no death due to the virus for the second day in a row. So far 4422—2173 in Jammu and 2249 in Kashmir have succumbed to the virus.
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