ammu and Kashmir on Wednesday reported 3023 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19) 989 from Jammu division and 2034 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 169077. Also 30 COVID-19 deaths have been reported, 12 from Jammu Division and 18 from Kashmir Division.
Giving district-wise details, the government issued bulletin said that Srinagar reported 951 cases, Baramulla 246,
Budgam 199, Pulwama 82, Kupwara 79, Anantnag 160, Bandipora 59, Ganderbal 54, Kulgam 145, Shopian 59, Jammu 499, Udhampur 61, Rajouri 90, Doda 27, Kathua 87, Samba 50, Kishtwar 22, Poonch 26, Ramban 71 and Reasi 56.
The bulletin has informed the people that, the best way to protect themselves from COVID-19 is by maintaining physical distance of at least 2 meter from others, frequently cleaning hands with an alcohol based hand sanitizer or washing them with soap and water and following good respiratory etiquette and hygiene.
As a measure for social distancing in public places and workplaces wearing a face cover is compulsory.