ammu and Kashmir on Saturday reported 2030 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19) 834 from Jammu division and 1196 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 156344. Also 15 COVID-19 deaths have been reported, 07 from Jammu Division and 08 from Kashmir Division.
Providing district-wise details, the officials said that Srinagar reported 591 cases, Baramulla 180, Budgam 81, Pulwama 48, Kupwara 45, Anantnag 99, Bandipora 14, Ganderbal 48, Kulgam 83, Shopian 7, Jammu 530, Udhampur 62, Rajouri 48, Doda 3, Kathua 57, Samba 48, Kishtwar 6, Poonch 27, Ramban 18 and Reasi 35.
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.