JK reports one covid-19 case, active tally declines to 34
Srinagar, Oct 17: Jammu and Kashmir reported one fresh covid-19 case even as there was no death due to the virus during the past 24 hours, officials said on Monday.
They said all the lone case was reported from Srinagar district of Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 479250. Among the cases, 174024 are from Jammu division and 305226 from Kashmir Valley.
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, seven Covid-19 patients recovered during the last 24 hours—two from Jammu and five from the Valley. There are now 34 active cases— 19 in Jammu and 15 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 6089 doses of covid vaccine were administered in the last 24 hours, they added.