ammu and Kashmir on Thursday reported 385 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 152 from Jammu division and 233 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 117317. Also 09 COVID-19 deaths have been reported; 05 from Jammu division and 04 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover,395 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 216 from Jammu Division and 179 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 117317 positive cases, 4327 are Active Positive, 111164 have recovered and 1826 have died; 665 in Jammu division and 1161 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 3448733 test results available, 3331416 samples have been tested as negative till December17, 2020.
Till date 837563 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 20087 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 4327 in isolation and 27414 in home surveillance. Besides, 783909 persons have completed their surveillance period.