JAMMU, April 28-The Government on Wednesday informed that 3023 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19),989 from Jammu division and 2034 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 169077.Also 30 COVID-19 deaths have been reported, 12 from Jammu Division and 18 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 963 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 306 from Jammu Division and 657 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 169077 positive cases, 24313 are Active Positive, 142537 have recovered and 2227have died; 855in Jammu division and 1372 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 7172458test results available, 7003381 samples have been tested as negative till 28thApril, 2021.
Till date 1784112 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 93728 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 24313 in isolation and 121478in home surveillance. Besides, 1542366 persons have completed their surveillance period.
Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 41489 positive cases (including 951 cases reported today) with 7481 Active Positive, 33483recovered (including 331cases recovered today), 524 deaths; Baramulla has 12214 positive cases (including 246 cases reported today)with 1878Active Positive, 10140recovered (including 105 cases recovered today), 196 deaths; Budgam reported 10193positive cases (including199 cases reported today)with 1177 active positive cases, 8886 recovered (including 41cases recovered today), 130 deaths; Pulwama has 6916 positive cases (including 82 cases reported today)with 703 Active Positive, 6114 recovered (including 52 cases recovered today)and 99 deaths; Kupwara has 6790 positive cases (including 79 cases reported today), 730 Active Positive, 5959recoveries (including 11 cases recovered today), 101 deaths; Anantnag district has 6532 positive cases (including 160 cases reported today)with 923 Active Positive, 5502 recovered (including 43 cases recovered today), 107 deaths; Bandipora has 5353 positive cases (including59 cases reported today), with344Active Positive and 4945 recoveries (including 19 cases recovered today),64 deaths; Ganderbal has 5308 positive cases (including 54 cases reported today)with 400Active Positive, 4859 recoveries (including 28 cases recovered today)and49deaths; Kulgam has 4010 positive cases (including 145 cases reported today)with 934 Active Positive, 3016recoveries (including17 cases recovered today)and 60 deaths while as Shopian has 2944 positive cases (including 59 cases reported today),225 active positive cases, 2677 recoveries (including 10 cases recovered today)and 42 deaths.
Similarly, Jammu has 33635 positive cases (including 499 cases reported today) with 5673 active positive cases, 27503recoveries (including 200 cases recovered today), 459 deaths; Udhampur has 5799 positive cases (including 61cases reported today), 467active positive cases, 5269 recoveries (including 47 cases recovered today)and63 deaths; Rajouri has 4633 positive cases (including 90 cases reported today)with 661active positive, 3909recoveries (including 02 cases recovered today)and 63deaths; Doda has 3719 positive cases (including 27cases reported today)with205Active positive, 3449 recovered(including 03 cases recovered today) and 65deaths; Kathua has 4379 positive cases (including 87 cases reported today), 526 active positive cases, 3793 recovered(including 50 cases recovered today) and 60 deaths; Kishtwar has 2925 positive cases (including 22 cases reported today)with 90 Active Positive, 2813 recoveriesand22 deaths; Samba has 3482 positive cases (including 50 cases reported today)with 566 active positive cases, 2867 recoveries (including 04 cases recovered today)and 49 deaths; Poonch has 2882 positive cases (including 26 cases reported today)with271active positive, 2578recoveriesand 33 deaths; Rambanhas 2535 positive cases (including 71 cases reported today)with219 active positive cases, 2293 recoveriesand 23 deaths while Reasi has 3339 positive (including 56 cases reported today)with 840 active positive cases, 2481 recoveriesand 18 deaths.