ammu and Kashmir on Saturday reported 97 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 24 from Jammu division and 73 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 126383. Also 01 COVID-19 death has been reported from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 72 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 03 from Jammu Division and 69 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 126383 positive cases, 828 are Active Positive, 123599 have recovered and 1956 have died; 725 in Jammu division and 1231 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 5174945 test results available, 5048562 samples have been tested as negative till 27thFebruary, 2021.
Till date 1305981 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 33747 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 828 in isolation and 108673 in home surveillance. Besides, 1160777 persons have completed their surveillance period.
Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 26991 positive cases (including 44 cases reported today) with 343 Active Positive, 26187 recovered (including 45 cases recovered today), 461 deaths; Baramulla has 8255 positive cases (including 10 cases reported today)with 87Active Positive, 7993 recovered (including 02 cases recovered today), 175 deaths; Budgam reported 7880 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today)with 34 active positive cases, 7726 recovered (including 06cases recovered today), 120 deaths; Pulwama has 5855 positive cases (including 03 cases reported today)with 40 Active Positive, 5725 recovered (including 07 cases recovered today) and 90 deaths; Kupwara has 5683 positive cases, 12 Active Positive, 5575 recoveries, 96 deaths; Anantnag district has 5016 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today)with 39 Active Positive, 4891 recovered (including 06 cases recovered today), 86 deaths; Bandipora has 4716 positive cases with 18 Active Positive and 4636 recoveries, 62 deaths; Ganderbal has 4668 positive cases with 12 Active Positive, 4609 recoveries (including 03 cases recovered today) and 47deaths; Kulgam has 2731 positive cases (including 04 cases reports today) with 19 Active Positive, 2658 recoveries and 54 deaths while as Shopian has 2606 positive cases (including 01 cases reported today)19 active positive cases, 2547 recoveries and 40 deaths.