JAMMU, JAN 28
The Government today informed that 4354 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 1440 from Jammu division and 2914 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 424085.Also, 05 Covid deaths have been reported; 03from Jammu Division and 02 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 5850 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from various hospitals including 1918from Jammu Division and3932 from Kashmir Division.
The Bulletin also informs that no new case of Mucormycosis has been reported today, thus the total number of confirmed casesremains51 across J&K.
On COVID vaccination, the bulletin informs that 33,999doses of COVID vaccine have been administered in the last 24 hours bringing the cumulative number of doses administered across J&K to2,03,67,133.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 424085 positive cases, 45156are Active Positive (11110in Jammu Division and 34046in Kashmir Division), 374282 have recovered and 4647 have died; 2268 in Jammu division and 2379in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 21193599 test results available, 424085 samples have tested positive and 20769514 samples have been tested as negative till date. Besides, 72,041 COVID tests have been conducted in last 24 hours.
Till date 5694035 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 16973persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 45156 in isolation and 424424 in home surveillance. Besides, 5202835 persons have completed their surveillance period.
Providing district-wise breakup for positive cases reported today, the Bulletin said that Srinagar reported 916 cases, Baramulla reported 290 cases, Budgam reported 229 cases, Pulwama reported 90 cases, Kupwara reported 618 cases, Anantnag reported 329 cases, Bandipora reported 109cases, Ganderbal reported 42 cases, Kulgam reported 262cases while as Shopian reported 29 fresh cases for today.
Similarly, Jammu reported 763 cases, Reasi reported 61 cases for today, Udhampur reported 111 cases, Rajouri reported 43 cases, Doda reported 103 cases, Kathua reported 68 cases, Samba reported 104 cases, Poonch reported 91 cases, Kishtwar reported 30 cases while as Ramban reported 106 fresh cases for today.
Moreover, the bulletin also highlights that against the availability of 5038 dedicated level 1 & level 2 COVID beds, only 546 ( 10.83%) are occupied.
The bulletin informs that in case of any help, the general public can call J&K UT Centralised Health Helpline- Toll Free No. 104.In case of emergency, people can avail free ambulance services 24×7 by calling toll free number 108 while as pregnant women and sick infants can avail free services by dialling toll free number 102, the bulletin reads.
It also informs that the public can reach national helpline by dialling 1075.
Further the bulletin also informs the public that for any kind of COVID-19 query, logon to www.covidrelief.jk.gov.in
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Meanwhile, Ladakh reported 133 fresh Covid cases, taking the tally to 25,348, while the active cases in the union territory came down to 1,250 with 191 more people recovering from the disease, officials said Friday.
The union territory has recorded 223 Covid-related deaths — 164 in Leh and 59 in Kargil — since the outbreak of the pandemic nearly two years ago, they said.
No fresh death was reported from the union territory, they said.
As many as 191 patients recovered from the disease and were discharged from hospitals, they said. With this, the total number of recoveries has reached 23,875, they said.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in Ladakh has come down to 1,250 including 953 in Leh and 297 in Kargil district.
Of the 133 fresh cases reported from the Union territory, 87 were from Leh district and 64 from Kargil district, they said.