Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday reported 1104 new positive cases of deadly virus (COVID-19), 624 from Jammu division and 480 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 68614.
Also 22 COVID-19 deaths have been reported; 14 from Jammu division and 08 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 1549 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals, 960 from Jammu Division and 589 from Kashmir Division.
Till date 558098 travelers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been enlisted for observation which included 15800 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 19451 in isolation and 54586 under home surveillance. Besides, 467177 persons have completed their surveillance period.
Also Read : Adv Babar Qadri shot dead in Srinagar
Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 13800 positive cases (including 194 cases reported today) with 2122 Active Positive, 11401 recovered (including 128 cases recovered today), 277 deaths; Baramulla has 4105 positive cases (including 72 cases reported today) with 1203 Active Positive, 2781 recovered (including 83 cases recovered today), 121 deaths; Pulwama reported 3708 positive cases (including 33 cases reported today) with 507 active positive cases, 3137 recovered (including 52 cases recovered today), 64 deaths; Kulgam has 2224 positive cases (including 11 cases reported today) with 137 Active Positive, 2044 recoveries (including 21 cases recovered today), 43 deaths; Shopian has 1970 positive cases (including 07 cases reported today) with 203 Active Positive, 1737 recovered (including 04 cases reported today), 30 deaths; Anantnag district has 3380 positive cases (including 24 cases reported today) with 412 Active Positive, 2906 recovered (including 25 cases recovered today), 62 deaths; Budgam has 4595 positive cases (including 49 cases reported today) with 1487 Active Positive and 3028 recovered (including 149 cases recovered today), 80 deaths; Kupwara has 3346 positive cases (including 42 cases reported today) with 826 Active Positive, 2456 recovered (including 16 cases recovered today), 64 deaths; Bandipora has 3274 positive cases (including 20 cases reported today) with 749 Active Positive, 2491 recovered (including 64 cases recovered today), 34 deaths and Ganderbal has 2740 positive cases (including 28 cases reported today) with 611 active positive cases, 2103 recoveries (including 47 cases recovered today) and 26 deaths.
The Central Government is continuously monitoring the evolving situation of Covid-19 in the Union Territory and is providing all necessary support towards effective containment of the spread of Covid-19 and better clinical management of positive cases.
The government has also started free Tele-consultation general OPD services by Specialists/MBBS Doctors for the residents of J&K under National Tele-consultation Service. People can avail these services from Home by registering online on web portal https://esanjeevaniopd.in/. The services are available on Monday to Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. People can also download and install esanjeevani OPD app from google playstore.
Besides, 24×7 Rapid Antigen Testing facility for COVID-19 has been started outside the emergency of GMC Hospital Jammu .The facility will be very useful for the segregation of patients in emergency wing of GMC Jammu.