ammu and Kashmir on Monday reported 2135 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19) 791 from Jammu division and 1344 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 162890. Also 25 COVID-19 deaths have been reported, 14 from Jammu Division and 11 from Kashmir Division.
Providing district wise details, the officials said that Srinagar reported 632 cases, Baramulla 136, Budgam 133, Pulwama 26, Kupwara 81, Anantnag 93, Bandipora 53, Ganderbal 43, Kulgam 139, Shopian 8, Jammu 472, Udhampur 20, Rajouri 46, Doda 33, Kathua 33, Samba 13, Kishtwar 13, Poonch 22, Ramban 4, and Reasi 135.
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.