J&K records 147 fresh Covid cases

173697 are from Jammu division and 304234 from Kashmir Valley
A health worker sorts a swab sample for COVID-19 testing in Kashmir.
A health worker sorts a swab sample for COVID-19 testing in Kashmir. Mubashir Khan/GK File

Srinagar, Sep 01: Jammu and Kashmir has reported 147 fresh covid-19 cases while there was no death due to the virus during the last 24 hours, officials said on Thursday.

They said that 26 cases were reported from Jammu division and 121 from Kashmir valley, taking the overall tally to 477931. Among the cases, 173697 are from Jammu division and 304234 from Kashmir Valley.

There was no death due to the virus during the time. So far 4782 people have succumbed to the virus and among them include 2350 from Jammu division and 2432 from the Valley.

They said 187 Covid-19 patients recovered during the last 24 hours,15 from Jammu division and 193 from Kashmir Valley. There are now 1051 active cases, 249 in Jammu and 802 in Kashmir.

The officials said that 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. Also 11897 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered in J&K during the time, they added. (GNS)

Related Stories

No stories found.
Greater Kashmir
www.greaterkashmir.com