ammu and Kashmir on Sunday reported 2381 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19) 848 from Jammu division and 1533 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 156344. Also 21 COVID-19 deaths have been reported, 11 from Jammu Division and 10 from Kashmir Division.
Providing district wise breakup of the cases, they said, Srinagar reported 748, Baramulla 200, Budgam 137, Pulwama 72, Kupwara 114, Anantnag 108, Bandipora 24, Ganderbal 35, Kulgam 78, Shopian 17,
Jammu 449, Udhampur 57, Rajouri 98, Doda 14, Kathua 50, Samba 39, Kishtwar 5, Poonch 37, Ramban 50 and Reasi 49.
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.