ammu and Kashmir on Friday reported 1937 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19) 846 from Jammu division and 1091 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 156344. Also 19 COVID-19 deaths have been reported, 13 from Jammu Division and 06 from Kashmir Division.
Providing district-wise details, they said, Srinagar reported 501 cases, Baramulla 118, Budgam 156, Pulwama 55, Kupwara 59, Anantnag 75, Bandipora 14, Ganderbal 40, Kulgam 61, Shopian 12, Jammu 525, Udhampur 72, Rajouri 45, Doda 13, Kathua 33, Samba 25, Kishtwar 3, Poonch 30, Ramban 22 and Reasi 78.
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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.