Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Friday reported 636 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 263 from Jammu division and 373 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 82429.
Also 15 COVID-19 deaths have been reported; 12 from Jammu division and 03 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 959 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 546 from Jammu Division and 413 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 82429 positive cases, 11144 are Active Positive, 69979 have recovered and 1306 have died; 421 in Jammu division and 885 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 1800252 test results available, 1717823 samples have been tested as negative till October 09, 2020.
Till date 609728 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 26029 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 11144 in isolation and 48084 in home surveillance. Besides, 523165 persons have completed their surveillance period.