JAMMU, FEBRUARY 15:The Government on Monday informed that 64 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 11 from Jammu division and 53 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 125405.
Moreover, 69 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 10 from Jammu Division and 59 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 125405 positive cases, 617 are Active Positive, 125405 have recovered and 1951 have died; 725 in Jammu division and 1226 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 4868541test results available, 4743136 samples have been tested as negative till 15thFebruary, 2021.
Till date 1223192 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 33832 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 617 in isolation and 107314 in home surveillance. Besides, 1079478 persons have completed their surveillance period.
Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 26564 positive cases (including 35 cases reported today) with 230 Active Positive, 25874 recovered (including 22 cases recovered today), 460 deaths; Baramulla has 8161 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today)with 29 Active Positive, 7957 recovered (including 02 cases recovered today), 175 deaths; Budgam reported 7825 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today)with 37 active positive cases, 7670 recovered (including 04 cases recovered today), 118 deaths; Pulwama has 5793 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today)with 36 Active Positive, 5669 recovered (including 07 cases recovered today)and 88 deaths; Kupwara has 5671 positive cases,06 Active Positive, 5569 recoveries, 96 deaths; Anantnag district has 4960 positive cases (including 01 cases reported today)with 41 Active Positive, 4833 recovered (including 06 cases recovered today), 86 deaths; Bandipora has 4704 positive cases (including 01 cases reported today)with14 Active Positive and 4628 recoveries, 62 deaths; Ganderbal has 4660 positive cases with 31 Active Positive, 4582 recoveries (including 16 cases recovered today)and47 deaths; Kulgam has 2711 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today)with 14 Active Positive, 2643 recoveries (including 02 cases recovered today)and 54 deaths while as Shopian has 2587 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today)with18 active positive cases, 2529 recoveries and 40 deaths.
Similarly, Jammu has 25097 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today) with 85 active positive cases, 24639 recoveries (including 08 cases recovered today), 373 deaths; Udhampur has 4239 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today)26active positive cases, 4156 recoveries (including 02 cases recovered today)and 57 deaths; Rajouri has 3873 positive cases with 04 active positive, 3814 recoveries and 55 deaths; Doda has 3436 positive caseswith06 Active positive, 3366 recovered and 64 deaths; Kathua has 3256 positive cases with no active positive case, 3203 recovered and 53 deaths; Kishtwar has 2733 positive cases with 01 Active Positive, 2710 recoveries;22 deaths; Samba has 2835 positive cases with 09 active positive cases, 2786 recoveries and 40 deaths; Poonch has 2519 positive cases with 24 active positive, 2471recoveriesand 24 deaths; Ramban has 2135 positive cases with no active positive case, 2114 recoveries and 21 deaths while Reasi has 1646 positive with 06 active positive cases, 1624 recoveries and 16 deaths.
According to the bulletin, among the total 125405 positive cases in J&K, 11956 have been reported as travelers while 113449 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 956 vacant beds and 129 ICU beds where 122 beds are vacant in Jammu division while there are 1570 COVID dedicated beds, 1484 Isolation beds where 1437 beds are vacant and 86 ICU beds where 73are vacant beds in Kashmir division. There are a total of 2661 COVID dedicated beds, 2446 Isolation beds with 2393 beds vacant and 215 ICU beds with 195 vacant beds in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.
The Central Government is continuously monitoring the evolving situation of Covid-19 in the Union Territory and is providing all necessary support towards effective containment of the spread of Covid-19 and better clinical management of positive cases.