Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday night confirmed third Coronavirus case in the Union Territory, saying that a person who had travelled to Saudi Arabia has tested positive for the novel disease.
"JammuAndKashmir. One more case confirmed positive. Travel history to Saudi Arabia. Had reported high viral load earlier. Total 3 positive cases now. @diprjk @HealthMedicalE1," said the government spokesman, Rohit Kansal on Twitter.
Earlier, two persons had tested positive in Jammu and Kashmir for the novel disease that has claimed over 6000 lives across the world.
India has reported over 100 positive cases of Coronavirus and two deaths from the disease which has been declared as pandemic by the World Health Organisation.