By: Nadeem Nadu
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir recorded 12 new covid-19 cases while as there was no death due to it in the last 24 hours, officials said on Wednesday.
They said that while eight cases were reported from Srinagar, two from Budgam and as many from Jammu district.
So far 453909 people—166276 in Jammu and 287633 in Kashmir— tested positive for covid-19 in J&K, they said.
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, 10 Covid-19 patients recovered during the time—one from Jammu and remaining nine from the Valley. So far 449082 people have recovered, leaving the active case tally at 77— 3 in Jammu and 74 in Kashmir.
The officials told GNS 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 17032 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered during the time in J&K. (GNS)