12 fresh Covid-19 cases reported in J&K

SRINAGAR — Jammu and Kashmir reported 12 fresh Covid-19 cases while there was no death due to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said on Monday.

They said seven of the fresh cases were reported from Jammu Division and five from Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 453562.

Giving district wise details, the officials told GNS that Srinagar reported 5 cases, Baramulla 0, Budgam 0, Pulwama 0, Kupwara 0, Anantnag 0, Bandipora 0, Ganderbal 0, Shopian 0, Jammu 6, Doda 1 and remaining eight districts in the Jammu division had no fresh case.

There was no death reported in the last 24 hours, they said. So far 4750 persons have succumbed to the virus—2327 in Jammu and 2423 in Kashmir.

Besides, they said, 16 Covid-19 patients—five from Jammu and 11 from Valley— recovered during the time. So far 448701 people have recovered, leaving the active case tally at 111— 40 in Jammu and 71 in Kashmir.

They said there was no new confirmed case of mucormycosis (black fungus) reported today. So far 51 black fungus cases have been confirmed in J&K, the officials said.

They also informed that 13789 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered during the time in J&K. — (GNS)