J&K Sees 124 New Covid Cases, 1 Death

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Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported on Saturday 124 fresh cases of novel coronavirus, while the deadly infection claimed the life of one more person in the Union Territory during the last 24 hours.

According to the officials, Kashmir Valley reported 92 new cases of coronavirus while the remaining 32 were detected from Jammu division, taking the total number of people infected since the outbreak of pandemic last year in J&K to 329687.

Giving district-wise details, officials said, Srinagar reported 52 cases, Baramulla 9, Budgam 9, Pulwama 3, Kupwara 3, Anantnag 6, Bandipora 4 and Ganderbal 6. No new case of Covid-19 was reported from twin districts of Kulgam and Shopian in south Kashmir.

In the winter capital, Jammu reported 9 new cases, Doda 10, Rajouri 2, Reasi 6, Poonch 4 and Ramban 1.

Also, , the officials said that 168 more patients have recovered—46 from Jammu Division and 122 from Kashmir.

Meanwhile, one more coronavirus related death was reported from Jammu on Saturday, raising the death toll in J&K to 4424—2174 in Jammu and 2250 in Kashmir.

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