J&K records 94 coronavirus cases, 1 death



Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday recorded 94 more COVID-19 cases, taking the toll to 1,23,946, even as one death due to the virus took place in the last 24 hours, officials said.
Out of the fresh cases, 29 were from Jammu division and 65 from Kashmir division of the Union territory, they said.
The officials said Srinagar district recorded the highest with 38 cases followed by 29 in Jammu district.
While two districts in Kashmir — Bandipora and Pulwama — did not report any fresh cases, seven others had fresh cases in single digits.
In Jammu region, except for Jammu district, all nine other districts did not report any fresh cases, the officials said.
The number of active cases rose to 1,103 in the UT, while 1,20,914 patients have recovered so far, the officials said.
There was one death due to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours in Kashmir region of the UT, the officials said adding the death toll rose to 1,929. According to the daily Media Bulletin, out of 123946 positive cases, 1103 are Active Positive, 120914 have recovered and 1929 have died; 719 in Jammu division and 1210 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 4384771 test results available, 4260825 samples have been tested as negative till 23rd January, 2021.
Till date 1069683 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 34704 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1103 in isolation and 86619 in home surveillance. Besides, 945328 persons have completed their surveillance period.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here