Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday reported 701 new positive cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), 139 from Jammu division and 562 from Kashmir division.
The total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir has now reached 33776. Also 14 COVID-19 deaths have been reported; 03 from Jammu division and 11 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 389 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals, 79 from Jammu Division and 310 from Kashmir Division.
Government said that, out of 33776 positive cases, 7544 are Active Positive, 25594 have recovered and 638 have died; 50 in Jammu division and 588 in Kashmir division.
Till date 437664 travelers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been enlisted for observation which included 43416 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 7544 in isolation and 41030 under home surveillance. Besides, 345036 persons have completed their surveillance period.
The government informed that the breakup represents districts from which the patients have been traced or are ordinarily residing.