J&K records 146 fresh Covid cases, no death
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir recorded 146 fresh Covid cases, taking the infection tally to 3,26,799, while no new death due to the virus was reported from the Union Territory in the past 24 hours, officials said.
Out of the fresh cases, 121 were from Kashmir and 25 were from the Jammu division, the officials said.
Srinagar district recorded the highest number of 72 cases followed by 15 cases in Baramulla district.
The death toll in the Union Territory due to the pandemic was 4,412 as no new fatality was reported in the past 24 hours.
Moreover, 138 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from various hospitals including 27 from Jammu Division and 111 from Kashmir Division.
Officials said so far 72.92 percent of the population above the age of 18 years has been vaccinated across Jammu and Kashmir.
Meanwhile, the officials said there were 46 confirmed cases of mucormycosis (black fungus) in the Union Territory as one fresh case was reported since last evening.
According to the daily media bulletin on novel coronavirus (Covid-19), out of 3,26,799 positive cases recorded cumulatively so far, currently there are 1,301 active positive cases across the UT, while as 3,21,086 persons have recovered and 4,412 have died – 2,245 in Kashmir and 2,167 in Jammu division.