SRINAGAR – Jammu and Kashmir reported five new covid-19 cases while there was no death due to the pathogen in the last 24 hours, officials said on Saturday.
They said that all these cases were reported from Jammu district, taking the overall tally to 454276—166495 in Jammu division and 287781 in Kashmir.
There was also no death due to the pathogen reported in the last 24 hours, they said. So far 4752 persons have succumbed to the virus—2328 in Jammu and 2424 in Kashmir.
Besides, they said, eight Covid-19 patients recovered during the last 24 hours—six from Jammu division and two from Kashmir Valley. So far 449466 people have recovered, leaving the active case tally at 58— 53 in Jammu and 5 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. They also informed that 7975 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered during the time in J&K.