Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported 298 fresh covid-19 cases while four more people succumbed to the virus during past 24 hours, officials said on Thursday.
Of fresh cases 102 were reported from Jammu Division and 196 from Kashmir Valley, taking the total count to 3,15,960.
Two deaths each were reported from Kashmir Valley and Jammu Division, taking the fatality count to 4,327.
Srinagar reported 60 cases, Baramulla 19, Budgam 20, Pulwama 9, Kupwara 17, Anantnag 30, Bandipora 4, Ganderbal 13, Kulgam 24, Shopian 0, Jammu 7, Udhampur 7, Rajouri 7, Doda 9, Kathua 2, Samba 23, Kishtwar 16, Poonch 14, Ramban 8 and Reasi 9.
Also, 573 more COVID-19 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours—110 from Jammu Division and 463 from Kashmir. So far 3,07,312 patients have recovered, leaving active cases at 4,321—1,918 in Jammu and 2,403 in Kashmir.
There was no new confirmed case of mucormycosis (black fungus) reported today and thus the cumulative number of confirmed cases remained 29 in J&K.
Many covid-19 cases were confirmed at diagnostic labouratories of CD hospital here and GMC Anantnag respectively.