Bulletin on Novel Corona Virus (COVID-19)

The Government on Thursday informed that 110 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 26 from Jammu division and 84 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 329430.

Moreover, 153 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from various hospitals including 26 from Jammu Division and 127 from Kashmir Division.

The Bulletin informs that no new case of Mucormycosis has been reported today.

On COVID vaccination, the bulletin informs that 1,48,425 doses of COVID vaccine have been administered in the last 24 hours bringing the cumulative number of doses administered across J&K to 114,31,276. It adds that 84.97 percent of the population above the age of 18 years has been vaccinated across Jammu and Kashmir.

According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 329430 positive cases, 1345 are Active Positive (299 in Jammu Division and 1046 in Kashmir Division), 323663 have recovered and 4422 have died; 2173 in Jammu division and 2249 in Kashmir division.

The Bulletin further said that out of 14854376 test results available, 329430 samples have tested positive and 14472524 samples have been tested as negative till date. Besides, 52,532 COVID tests have been conducted in last 24 hours.

Till date 3548032 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 7449 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1345 in isolation and 463243 in home surveillance. Besides, 3071573 persons have completed their surveillance period.

Providing district-wise breakup for positive cases reported today, the Bulletin said that Srinagar reported 45 cases, Baramulla reported 15 cases, Budgam reported 07 cases, Pulwama reported no case, Ganderbal reported 04 cases, Kupwara reported 02 cases, Anantnag reported 05 cases, Bandipora reported 05 cases, Kulgam reported 01 case and Shopian reported no fresh case for today.

Similarly, Jammu reported 03 cases, Udhampur reported 01 case, Rajouri reported 05 cases, Doda reported 06 cases, Kathua reported 01 case, Samba reported 01 case, Kishtwar reported no case, Poonch reported 07 cases, Ramban reported no case and Reasi reported 02 fresh cases.

The bulletin further informs the general public that they can contact helpline numbers 0191-2520982/2674444/2674115/2674908/2549676 in Jammu Division and 0194-2440283/2430581/2452052/2457313/2457312 in Kashmir Division for any kind of guidance and assistance.

In case of emergency, people can avail free ambulance services 24×7 by calling toll free number 108 while as pregnant women and sick infants can avail free services by dialing toll free number 102, the bulletin reads.

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