JAMMU, APRIL 24: The Government on Saturday informed that 2030 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19),834 from Jammu division and 1196 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 158374. Also 15 COVID-19 deaths have been reported, 07 from Jammu Division and 08 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 944 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 360 from Jammu Division and 584 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 158374 positive cases, 18064 are Active Positive, 138184 have recovered and 2126have died; 803 in Jammu division and 1323 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 7001906test results available, 6843532 samples have been tested as negative till 24thApril, 2021.
Till date 1731301 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 82615 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 18064 in isolation and 126008in home surveillance. Besides, 1502488 persons have completed their surveillance period.
Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 38014 positive cases (including 591 cases reported today) with 5489 Active Positive, 32025recovered (including 363cases recovered today), 500 deaths; Baramulla has 11435 positive cases (including 180 cases reported today)with 1522Active Positive, 9723recovered (including 90 cases recovered today), 190 deaths; Budgam reported 9550 positive cases (including 81 cases reported today)with 806 active positive cases, 8618 recovered (including 30cases recovered today), 126 deaths; Pulwama has 6666 positive cases (including 48 cases reported today)with 536 Active Positive, 6034 recoveredand 96 deaths; Kupwara has 6419 positive cases (including 45 cases reported today), 412 Active Positive, 5908recoveries (including 20 cases recovered today), 99 deaths; Anantnag district has 6028 positive cases (including 99 cases reported today)with 563 Active Positive, 5364 recovered (including 30 cases recovered today), 101 deaths; Bandipora has 5094 positive cases (including14 cases reported today), with170Active Positive and 4861 recoveries (including13 cases recovered today), 63 deaths; Ganderbal has 5110 positive cases (including 48 cases reported today)with 291 Active Positive, 4770 recoveries (including 15 cases recovered today)and49deaths; Kulgam has 3558 positive cases (including 83 cases reported today)with 565 Active Positive, 2935recoveries (including 12 cases recovered today)and 58 deaths while as Shopian has 2830 positive cases (including 07 cases reported today),131 active positive cases, 2658 recoveries (including 11 cases recovered today)and 41 deaths.
Similarly, Jammu has 31726 positive cases (including 530 cases reported today) with 4519 active positive cases, 26786recoveries (including 270 cases recovered today), 421 deaths; Udhampur has 5596 positive cases (including 62 cases reported today), 453active positive cases, 5082 recoveries (including 44 cases recovered today)and61 deaths; Rajouri has 4331 positive cases (including 48 cases reported today)with 384active positive, 3888 recoveries (including 06 cases recovered today)and 59 deaths; Doda has 3604 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today)with102Active positive, 3437 recovered(including 02 cases recovered today) and 65 deaths; Kathua has 4109 positive cases (including 57 cases reported today), 420 active positive cases, 3631 recovered(including 30 cases recovered today) and 58 deaths; Kishtwar has 2855 positive cases (including 06 cases reported today)with 63 Active Positive, 2770 recoveriesand22 deaths; Samba has 3282 positive cases (including 48 cases reported today)with 382 active positive cases, 2854 recoveries and 46 deaths; Poonch has 2758 positive cases (including 27 cases reported today)with182active positive, 2545recoveriesand 31 deaths; Ramban has 2370 positive cases (including 18 cases reported today)with144 active positive cases, 2203 recoveries(including 08 cases recovered today) and 23 deaths while Reasi has 3039 positive (including 35 cases reported today)with 930 active positive cases, 2092 recoveries and 17 deaths.