Srinagar- Over a hundred more people tested positive for coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday even as no Covid-19 caused death was reported from the Union Territory during the last 24 hours.
According to officials, Kashmir Valley reported 65fresh cases of novel coronavirus while the remaining 39 were detected from various districts of Jammu division, taking the number of people infected by the virus in the UT to 341028.
In the Valley, officials said, Srinagar reported the highest 33 new cases of coronavirus, Baramulla 12, Ganderbal 8, Budgam 4, Pulwama 3, Kupwara, Bandipora and Kulgam 2 each. No fresh cases were reported from the twin districts of Shopian and Anantnag.
In the winter capital, officials said, Jammu registered a maximum 22 fresh cases of virus, Doda 8, Udhampur, Poonch and Samba 2 each and one new case in Rajouri, Kathua and Ramban. Kishtwar and Reasi detected no new cases of Covid-19.
“Moreover, 124 Covid-19 patients recovered during the time, 21 from Jammu Division and 103 from Kashmir,” the official said.
Also, they said that no death was reported from the Union Territory during the last 24 hours. So far 4525 persons—2197 in Jammu and 2328 in Kashmir—have died due to the virus.
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