Covid-19: JK reports 112 fresh cases
SRINAGAR: The number of Covid-19 patients in Jammu and Kashmir reaches to 2333 on Saturday, after 112 more patients tested positive for the dreaded virus.
Sources said that 112 fresh cases were reported in J&K 67 among them from Kashmir division and 45 from Jammu division.
They said among the fresh cases in Valley, 48 were confirmed at CD’s diagnostic laboratory, Dr. Salim Khan, nodal officer for COVID-19 at the Government Medical College Srinagar, said. 19 others were confirmed at viral diagnostic lab at SKIMS Bemina, Dr. G H Yatoo, Nodal Officer Coronavirus Control Measures at SKIMS, informed.
Professor Farooq Jan, Medical Superintendent SKIMS Soura, told that among them 12 are from Srinagar, four from Kulgam and two from Kupwara and one from Baramulla.
Among 48 cases reported from Jammu, 30 were confirmed at Army’s Command Hospital Udhampur. Confirming that 30 samples tested positive at the Command Hospital Udhampur, Lt Col Inam Danish Khan said that sixteen of them are from Rajouri, 11 from Udhampur, two from Doda and one Reasi. (GNS)