Jammu and Kashmir has recorded death toll of 71 and 3967 Covid-19 cases in a single day, taking the tally of total fatalities reported due to novel coronavirus to 3293.
J&K which has been engulfed in the second wave of Covid has reported over 900 deaths since May 1; on Monday J&K reported its highest death toll of 73.
On Tuesday, 39 deaths were reported from Jammu Division and 32 from Kashmir Division.
In Jammu division, the highest number of deaths was reported in GMC Jammu where 18 patients died after having been infected with Covid.
As per health department data, one person died in CD Hosp Jmu, 03 in GMC Rajouri, 02 in CH Udhampur, 04 in GMC Kathua, 01 in GH Rajouri, 01 in GMC Doda, 01 in GH Gandhi Nagar Jmu, 02 in ASCOMS Jmu, 01 in DH Udhampur, 01 in SMVDNH Katra, 01 in CHC Ramnagar, 03 in Home/ Brought Dead, 02 in