JK reports 1440 new positive cases, 269675 recovered so far


Srinagar: The Government on Sunday said that the UT had 1440 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19) including 338 from Jammu division and 1102 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 300490.

Apart from this, there were also 23 COVID-19 deaths including eight in Jammu Division and 15 Kashmir Division.

Moreover, 3099 more COVID-19 patients have been recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 920 from Jammu Division and 2179 from Kashmir Division.

According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 300490 positive cases, 26741 are Active Positive, 269675 have recovered and 4074 have died; 1981 in Jammu division and 2093 in Kashmir division.

The Bulletin further said that out of 8847766 test results available, 8547276 samples have been tested as negative till 6th June, 2021.

Till date 2159888 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 79829 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 26741 in isolation and 146053 in home surveillance. Besides, 1903191 persons have completed their surveillance period.