J&K reports 15 fresh Covid-19 cases

SRINAGAR — Jammu and Kashmir reported 15 fresh Covid-19 cases while there was no death due to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said on Friday.

They said eight of the fresh cases were reported from Jammu Division and seven from Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 453520.

Giving district wise details, the officials told GNS that Srinagar reported 4 cases, Baramulla 0, Budgam 2, Pulwama 0, Kupwara 1, Anantnag 0, Bandipora 0, Ganderbal 0, Kulgam 0, Shopian 0, Jammu 2, Udhampur 1, Rajouri 3, Doda 0, Kathua 1, Samba 0, Kishtwar 1, Poonch 0, Ramban 0 and Reasi 0.

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, 38 Covid-19 patients—eight from Jammu and 30 from Valley— recovered during the time. So far 448637 people have recovered, leaving the active case tally at 133— 50 in Jammu and 83 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 23322 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered during the time in J&K. — (GNS)