COVID-19: J&K reports 72 fresh cases, no death in last 24 hours

Srinagar reports 34 fresh cases, case tally at 331,566, death toll stands at 4,429, active cases reaches to 862, recovery rate at 98.40 percent

Srinagar, Oct 23: Jammu and Kashmir Saturday witnessed 72 fresh positive cases taking the number of total active cases in the Union Territory to 862 while no death was reported in the last 24 hours.

With no more death, the death toll in the UT stands at 4,429 and 72 fresh positive cases reported on Saturday have pushed the tally of positive cases to 331,566.

Of the exact number of 331,566 cases, 207,308 are from Kashmir division and 124,258 from Jammu division. Officials told the news agency that among 72 new cases, 63 belong to Kashmir division while as 09 are from Jammu division, adding that the total number of positive cases in Kashmir division have reached to 207,308 including 204,337 recoveries and 2,254 deaths while as total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 124,258 including 121,938 recoveries and 2,175 deaths.

The officials said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 862 including 717 from Kashmir division and 145 from Jammu division.

With 80 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir has reached 326,275 which is 98.40 percent of the total cases.

“Cases tested positive in J&K include 34 from Srinagar, 13 from Baramulla, 06 from Budgam, 00 from Pulwama, 06 from Kupwara, 01 from Anantnag, 01 from Bandipora, 02 from Ganderbal, 00 from Kulgam and 00 from Shopian in Kashmir division while as 09 from Jammu division include 04 from Jammu, 00 from Udhampur, 00 from Rajouri, 03 from Doda, 00 from Kathua, 00 from Samba, 00 from Kishtwar, 02 from Poonch, 00 from Ramban and 00 from Reasi,” officials disclosed.

Meanwhile, authorities on Saturday said that no fresh cases of Mucormycosis popularly known as black fungus was reported in the UT and tally stands at 49.

As per officials figures, 75,202 positive cases including 844 deaths and 73,934 recoveries are from Srinagar, 24,506 including 282 deaths and 24,120 recoveries are from Baramulla, 23,777 including 23,490 recoveries and 207 deaths are from Budgam, 15,507 including 15,304 recoveries and 194 deaths are from Pulwama, 14,433 including 166 deaths and 14,239 recoveries are from Kupwara, 16,589 including 16,364 recoveries and 205 deaths are from Anantnag, 9,797 cases including 9,674 and 102 deaths are from Bandipora, 10,403 including 10,301 recoveries and 79 deaths are from Ganderbal, 11,487 including 11,362 recoveries and 117 deaths are from Kulgam and 5,607 including 5,549 recoveries and 58 deaths are from Shopian.

In Jammu division, 53,302 including 52,102 recoveries and 1,145 deaths are from Jammu district, 11,411 including 11,273 recoveries and 137 deaths are from Udhampur, 11,268 including 11,024 recoveries and 237 deaths are from Rajouri, 7,849 including 7,673 recoveries and 133 deaths are from Doda, 9,325 including 9,170 recoveries and 151 deaths are from Kathua, 7,152 including 7,030 recoveries and 120 deaths are from Samba, 4,818 including 4,773 recoveries and 44 deaths are from Kishtwar, 6,472:including 6,357 recoveries and 98 deaths are from Poonch, 6,039 including 5,971 recoveries and 67 deaths are from Ramban and 6,622 including 6,565 recoveries and 43 deaths are from Reasi.

As per the daily information bulletin 3,721,795 persons in Jammu and Kashmir are under observation while 7,462 persons have been kept under home quarantine besides that 862 persons are in isolation.

According to the bulletin, 3,257,606 persons have completed the surveillance period and 451,436 persons are under home surveillance besides that so far results of 15,914,050 samples are available. Out of 15,914,050 the number of samples tested negative stands at 15,582,484 while as 331,566 have tested positive, among them 862 persons are active, 326,275 persons have recovered and 4,429 persons have died

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