Covid-19 cases in Jammu and Kashmir continue to show a steep spurt as 1,965 fresh positive cases were reported on Thursday pushing the number of active cases to 16,094 which otherwise were less than 600 around a month before.
Eight more deaths were reported in J&K in the last 24 hours taking the death toll to 2,092 and active cases continue to increase and the recovery rate decreases with each passing day. 1,965 fresh positive cases reported on Thursday pushed the tally of positive cases to 154,407.
Of the exact number of 154,407 cases, 92,417 are from Kashmir and 61,990 from Jammu division. Officials said among 1,965 new cases, 1,176 belong to Kashmir division while as 789 are from Jammu