Covid: J&K reports 687 fresh cases, three deaths
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir recorded 687 fresh COVID-19 cases on Sunday, taking the infection count to 3,44,652, while three infection related deaths were reported from the Union Territory in the past 24 hours, officials said.
Of the fresh cases, 437 were from the Jammu division and 250 from the Kashmir division, the officials said.
Jammu district continued to report maximum positive cases (292), followed by Srinagar district (131 cases).
There are 3,531 active cases in the Union Territory, while the number of recoveries stands at 3,36,581, the officials said.
The new fatalities raised the death toll from the pandemic to 4,540 in Jammu and Kashmir.
Providing district-wise breakup, the officials said that Srinagar district reported 131 cases, Baramulla 42, Budgam 50, Pulwama 10, Kupwara 02, Anantnag 03, Bandipora 04, Ganderbal 05,Kulgam 03while as Shopian reported no fresh case for today.
Jammu district reported 292 cases, Reasi 26, Udhampur 07, Rajouri 12, Doda 12, Kathua 39, Samba 16, Poonch 08, Kishtwar 01case while as Ramban reported 25 fresh cases.
The officials said that 52,543 doses of COVID vaccine have been administered in the last 24 hours bringing the cumulative number of doses administered across J&K to1,93,19,823.