JAMMU, MARCH 25: The Government on Thursday informed that 172 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 41 from Jammu division and 131 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 129203.
Moreover, 92 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 14 from Jammu Division and 78 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 129203 positive cases, 1593 are Active Positive, 125627 have recovered and 1983 have died; 732 in Jammu division and 1251 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 5858408 test results available, 5729205 samples have been tested as negative till 25 March, 2021.
Till date 1460865 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 29624 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1593 in isolation and 125879 in home surveillance. Besides, 1301786 persons have completed their surveillance period.
Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 28315 positive cases (including 65 cases reported today) with 747 Active Positive, 27101 recovered (including 49 cases recovered today), 467 deaths; Baramulla has 8583 positive cases (including 30 cases reported today)with 175Active Positive, 8230 recovered (including 14 cases recovered today), 178 deaths; Budgam reported 8092 positive cases (including 16 cases reported today)with 116 active positive cases, 7856 recovered (including 07cases recovered today), 120 deaths; Pulwama has 5943 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today)with 46 Active Positive, 5805 recovered (including 01 cases recovered today)and 92 deaths; Kupwara has 5756 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today), 31 Active Positive, 5628 recoveries (including 03 cases recovered today), 97 deaths; Anantnag district has 5125 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today)with 15 Active Positive, 5016 recovered (including 04 cases recovered today), 94 deaths; Bandipora has 4741 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today), with 19 Active Positive and 4660 recoveries,62 deaths; Ganderbal has 4698 positive caseswith 13 Active Positive, 4638 recoveriesand 47 deaths; Kulgam has 2765 positive cases with 19 Active Positive, 2692 recoveriesand 54 deaths while as Shopian has 2640 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today),28 active positive cases, 2572 recoveriesand 40 deaths.
Similarly, Jammu has 25654 positive cases (including 34 cases reported today) with 305 active positive cases, 24970 recoveries (including 12 cases recovered today), 379 deaths; Udhampur has 4335 positive cases, 12active positive cases, 4266 recoveries and 57 deaths; Rajouri has 3888 positive caseswith 09 active positive, 3824 recoveries and 55 deaths; Doda has 3452 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today)with 12 Active positive, 3376 recovered and 64 deaths; Kathua has 3286 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today), 15 active positive cases, 3218 recoveredand 53 deaths; Kishtwar has 2740 positive caseswith 01 Active Positive, 2717 recoveriesand22 deaths; Samba has 2852 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today)with 11 active positive cases, 2800 recoveries and 41 deaths; Poonch has 2538 positive caseswith13active positive, 2501recoveries (including 02 cases recovered today)and 24 deaths; Ramban has 2140 positive caseswith04 active positive cases, 2115 recoveriesand 21 deaths while Reasi has 1660 positive with 02 active positive cases, 1642 recoveriesand 16 deaths.
According to the bulletin, among the total 129203 positive cases in J&K, 13006 have been reported as travelers while 116197 as others.
The Bulletin said that the breakup represents districts from which the patients have been traced or are ordinarily residing.
The bulletin added that there are 1091 COVID dedicated beds, 962 Isolation beds with 939 vacant beds and 129 ICU beds where 113 beds are vacant in Jammu division while there are 1570 COVID dedicated beds, 1484 Isolation beds where 1385 beds are vacant and 86 ICU beds where 78are vacant beds in Kashmir division. There are a total of 2661 COVID dedicated beds, 2446 Isolation beds with 2324 beds vacant and 215 ICU beds with 191vacant beds in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.