Srinagar, Nov 24 : Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday witnessed two deaths and 174 fresh positive cases taking the number of total active cases in the Union Territory to 1,684.
With two more deaths, the death toll in the UT stands at 4,466 and 174 fresh positive cases reported on Wednesday have pushed the tally of positive cases to 335,881.
Of the exact number of 335,7881 cases, 211,017 are from Kashmir division and 124,864 from Jammu division. Officials told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that among 174 new cases, 149 belong to Kashmir division while as 25 are from Jammu division, adding that the total number of positive cases in Kashmir division have reached to 211,017 including 207,298 recoveries and 2,282 deaths while as total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 124,864 including 122,433 recoveries and 2,184 deaths
The officials said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 1,684 including 1,437 from Kashmir division and 247 from Jammu division.
With 135 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir has reached 329,731 which is 98.17 percent of the total cases.
“Cases tested positive in J&K include 58 from Srinagar, 43 from Baramulla, 18 from Budgam, 00 from Pulwama, 11 from Kupwara, 03 from Anantnag, 08 from Bandipora, 07 from Ganderbal, 00 from Kulgam and 01 from Shopian in Kashmir division while as 25 from Jammu division include 11 from Jammu, 01 from Udhampur, 05 from Rajouri, 02 from Doda, 00 from Kathua, 00 from Samba, 04 from Kishtwar, 01 from Poonch, 00 from Ramban and 01 from Reasi,” officials disclosed.
Meanwhile, authorities on Wednesday said that no fresh cases of Mucormycosis popularly known as black fungus was reported in the UT and tally stands at 49.
As per officials figures, 76,953 positive cases including 862 deaths and 75,510 recoveries are from Srinagar, 25,257 including 286 deaths and 24,616 recoveries are from Baramulla, 24,105 including 23,796 recoveries and 210 deaths are from Budgam, 15,581 including 15,336 recoveries and 194 deaths are from Pulwama, 14,694 including 166 deaths and 14,411 recoveries are from Kupwara, 16,661 including 16,435 recoveries and 205 deaths are from Anantnag, 9,954 cases including 9,790 and 104 deaths are from Bandipora, 10,695 including 10,473 recoveries and 79 deaths are from Ganderbal, 11,505 including 11,380 recoveries and 117 deaths are from Kulgam and 5,612 including 5,551 recoveries and 59 deaths are from Shopian.
In Jammu division, 53,571 including 52,290 recoveries and 1,151 deaths are from Jammu district, 11,432 including 11,289 recoveries and 137 deaths are from Udhampur, 11,315 including 11,057 recoveries and 238 deaths are from Rajouri, 7,915 including 7,766 recoveries and 133 deaths are from Doda, 9,346 including 9,188 recoveries and 152 deaths are from Kathua, 7,163 including 7,041 recoveries and 120 deaths are from Samba, 4,826 including 4,776 recoveries and 44 deaths are from Kishtwar, 6,514 including 6,404 recoveries and 98 deaths are from Poonch, 6,054 including 5,984 recoveries and 67 deaths are from Ramban and 6,728 including 6,638 recoveries and 43 deaths are from Reasi.
As per the daily information bulletin 4,330,587 persons in Jammu and Kashmir are under observation while 6,016 persons have been kept under home quarantine besides that 1,684 persons are in isolation.
According to the bulletin, 3,885,528 persons have completed the surveillance period and 432,893 persons are under home surveillance besides that so far results of 17,327,416 samples are available. Out of 17,327,416 the number of samples tested negative stands at 16,991,535 while as 335,881 have tested positive, among them 1,684 persons are active, 329,731 persons have recovered and 4,466 persons have died—(KNO)