Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported 517 recent covid-19 circumstances and 5 extra deaths within the final 24 hours, the best variety of infections in addition to fatalities in a single day this yr. With this complete dying toll now stands at 2003.
Among the many recent circumstances together with 90 vacationers, with Jammu division reporting 96 circumstances and Kashmir 421, taking the Jammu and Kashmir’s total an infection depend to 131938.
Additionally, 5 extra individuals died as a result of virus, one from Jammu division and 4 from Kashmir Valley, taking the whole toll to 2003—738 in Jammu area and 1266in Kashmir.
Offering district clever particulars, the officers mentioned that Srinagar reported 173 circumstances, Baramulla 86, Budgam 88, Pulwama 4, Kupwara 12, Anantnag 12, Bandipora 14, Ganderbal 9, Kulgam 21, Shopian 2, Jammu 62, Udhampur 1, Rajouri 7, Doda 6, Kathua 14, Samba 3, Kishtwar 0, Poonch 0, Ramban 3 and Reasi 0.
This was for the primary time that 500-mark was breached within the valley in a single day this yr. Additionally, it was for the eighteenth consecutive day that greater than 100 circumstances had been reported on a single day in Jammu and Kashmir. In all, greater than 4000 circumstances had been added to the tally throughout the time, they mentioned.
Furthermore, 171 extra COVID-19 sufferers have recovered and had been discharged from varied hospitals — 54 from Jammu Division and 117 from Kashmir Division.