Srinagar : Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday reported 677 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 313 from Jammu division and 364 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 84708. Also 07 COVID-19 deaths have been reported; 03 from Jammu division and 04 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 796 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 398 from Jammu Division and 398 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 84708 positive cases, 9866 are Active Positive, 73502 have recovered and 1340 have died; 437 in Jammu division and 903 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 1875262 test results available, 1790554 samples have been tested as negative till October 13, 2020.
Till date 617194 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 24370 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 9866 in isolation and 49206 in home surveillance. Besides, 532412 persons have completed their surveillance period.