J&K records 99 fresh COVID-19 cases; no related death
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir recorded 99 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday that took the infection tally to 3,30,533, officials said.
No Covid-related death was reported in the Union Territory in the past 24 hours, they said.
Of the fresh cases, 85 were reported from Kashmir and 14 from Jammu division, officials said.
Srinagar district recorded the highest 41 new cases followed by 12 cases each in Baramulla and Budgam districts.
There are 1,091 active cases, while the overall recoveries have reached 3,25,016, officials said, adding that the death toll stands at 4,426.
There were 47 confirmed cases of Mucormycosis (black fungus) in the Union Territory after one more case was reported since Saturday evening, officials added.
According to a daily media bulletin on COVID-19, with today’s fresh cases, the cumulative case tally has effectively risen to 3,30,533 while the death toll remains unchanged at 4,426 — 2,252 in Kashmir and 2,174 in Jammu.
A total of 3,25,016 patients have recovered from the viral disease including the 108 recoveries in the last 24 hours.
Presently, there are 1,091 active cases in J&K—809 in Kashmir and 282 in Jammu, the bulletin informed.
On vaccinations, the bulletin informed that 1,36,318 doses of COVID vaccine have been administered in the last 24 hours bringing the cumulative number of doses given across J&K to 13,018,530. It adds that 97.02 percent of the population above the age of 18 years has been vaccinated across Jammu and Kashmir so far.