SRINAGAR, AUG 28 – Jammu and Kashmir reported 152 fresh covid-19 cases while there was no death due to the virus during the last 24 hours, officials said on Sunday.
They said that 28 cases were reported from Jammu division and 124 from Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 477556. Among the cases, 173613 are from Jammu division and 303843 from Kashmir Valley.
Providing district wise details of the cases, they said, Jammu reported 15 cases, Udhampur 2, Rajouri 0, Doda 2, Kathua 2, Samba 6, Kishtwar 3, Poonch 0, Ramban 0, Reasi 0, Srinagar 49, Baramulla 24, Budgam 16, Pulwama 4, Kupwara 6, Anantnag 4, Bandipora 2, Ganderbal 12, Kulgam 6 and Shopian 1.
There was no death due to the virus during the time. So far 4782 people have succumbed to the virus and among them include 2350 from Jammu division and 2432 from the Valley.
Besides, they said, 294 Covid-19 patients recovered during the last 24 hours—23 from Jammu division and 271 from Kashmir Valley. There are now 1549 active cases— 326 in Jammu and 1223 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 6429 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered in J&K during the time, they added.