ammu and Kashmir on Thursday reported 291 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 144 from Jammu division and 147 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 119344. Also 07 COVID-19 deaths have been reported; 04 from Jammu division and 03 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 299 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 160 from Jammu Division and 139 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 119344 positive cases, 3540 are Active Positive, 113944 have recovered and 1860 have died; 686 in Jammu division and 1174 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 3639084 test results available, 3519740 samples have been tested as negative till December24, 2020.
Till date 859500 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 17302 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 3540 in isolation and 28222 in home surveillance. Besides, 808576 persons have completed their surveillance period.