J&K reports 25 fresh Covid cases

SRINAGAR — Jammu and Kashmir reported 25 fresh Covid-19 cases while there was no death due to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said on Saturday.

They said eight of the fresh cases were reported from Jammu Division and 17 from Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 453793.

Giving district wise details, the officials told GNS that Srinagar reported 13 cases, Baramulla 2, Budgam 0, Pulwama 0, Kupwara 0, Anantnag 0, Bandipora 0, Ganderbal 0, Kulgam 2, Shopian 1, Jammu 4, Udhampur 0, Rajouri 1, Doda 3, Kathua 0, Samba 0, Kishtwar 0, 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, 14 Covid-19 patients recovered during the time and three of them were from Jammu and 11 from the Valley. So far 448863 people have recovered, leaving the active case tally at 180— 14 in Jammu and 166 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 10009 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered during the time in J&K. — (GNS)