J&K records 56 COVID-19 deaths, fresh cases come down to 3,614
Out of 2,20,546 cases, 1,67,813 patients have recovered so far
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir’s COVID-19 caseload mounted to 2,20,546 on Monday as 3,614 more people tested positive for the disease while the death toll climbed to 2,782 with 56 fatalities, officials said.
Of the fresh cases, 2,118 were recorded from the Kashmir division and 1,496 were reported from the Jammu division of the union territory, they said.
Srinagar district recorded the highest number of fresh cases at 701, followed by 658 in Jammu and 343 in Budgam, the officials said.
Of the 56 fresh deaths, 39 were reported from the Jammu region and 17 from the Kashmir Valley, they said.
The number of active COVID-19 cases in Jammu and Kashmir has reached 2,20,546, while 1,67,813 patients have recovered so far, they said.
As of now, the officials said there are a total of 49,951 active cases in J&K — 32,302 in Kashmir and 17,649 in Jammu.
A total of 2,855 COVID-19 patients recovered from the deadly disease today taking the total recoveries to 1,67,813, they said.