‘Srinagar records 13 cases’, active cases 162 in J&K
Srinagar, Sep 22: Jammu and Kashmir Thursday reported 26 fresh cases of Covid-19, taking the number of active cases to 162 while no more death was reported in the UT in the last 24 hours and death toll stands at 4,785.
An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that among 26 new cases, 23 belong to Kashmir division while as 03 to Jammu division.
He said that the total number of positive cases in Kashmir have reached to 305,081 including 302,530 recoveries and 2,433 deaths, while total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 173,937 including 171,541 recoveries and 2,352 deaths.
He further said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 162 including 118 from Kashmir division and 44 from Jammu division.
With 25 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in J&K has reached to 474,085 which is 98.97 percent of the total cases.
“Among the fresh 25 cases today, 13 are from Srinagar, 00 from Baramulla, 04 from Budgam, 00 from Pulwama, 00 from Kupwara, 00 from Anantnag, 01 from Bandipora, 05 from Ganderbal, 00 from Kulgam and 00 from Shopian in Kashmir division while 03 are from Jammu division that include 02 from Jammu district, 00 from Udhampur, 00 from Rajouri, 00 from Doda, 00 from Kuthua , 01 from Samba, 00 from Kishtwar, 00 from Poonch, 00 from Ramban and 00 from Reasi,” said the official.
As per the daily information bulletin 6,794,260 persons in J&K are under observation while 554 persons have been kept under home quarantine besides 162 persons are in isolation.
According to the bulletin, 6,788,157 persons have completed the surveillance period and 602 persons are under home surveillance besides so far results of 26,621,206 samples are available.
“Out of 26,621,206 the number of samples tested negative stands at 26,142,188 while 479,018 have tested positive, among them 162 cases are active, 474,071 have recovered and 4,785 persons have died,” it added—(KNO)