JK reports 20 fresh covid-19 cases
Srinagar, Sep 21: Jammu and Kashmir reported 20 fresh covid-19 cases while there was no death due to the virus during the past 24 hours, officials said on Wednesday.
They said nine cases were reported from Jammu division and 11 cases were from Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 478992. Among the cases, 173934 are from Jammu division and 305058 from Kashmir Valley.
Providing district wise details of the cases, they said Srinagar reported 9, Baramulla 0, Budgam 3, Pulwama 1, Kupwara 4, Anantnag 0, Bandipora 0, Ganderbal 0, Kulgam 0, Shopian 0, Jammu 6 and Udhampur 1 and Kishtwar 2.
There was no death due to the virus during the time. So far 4785 people have succumbed to the virus and among them include 2352 from Jammu division and 2433 from the Valley.
Besides, they said, 31 Covid-19 patients recovered during the last 24 hours—10 from Jammu division and 21 from Kashmir Valley. There are now 161 active cases— 60 in Jammu and 101 in Kashmir.
The officials said that there was no new confirmed case of mucormycosis (black fungus) reported today. So far 51 black fungus cases have been confirmed in J&K, the officials said. Also 4373 doses of covid vaccine were administered in the last 24 hours, they added.