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5,394 Covid-19 infections, eight more deaths in Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir on Monday reported eight deaths and 5,394 Covid-19 cases pushing the number of active cases to 44,609 in the region.

With eight more deaths, the toll in J&K has reached 4,613 and 5,394 fresh cases pushed the tally of positive cases to 402,596.

Of the exact number of 402,596 cases, 254,596 are from the Kashmir division and 147,998 from the Jammu division.

Officials said that among 5,394 new cases, 3,349 belong to the Kashmir division while 2,045 are from the Jammu division, adding that the total number of positive cases in the Kashmir division have reached 254,598 including 221,171 recoveries and 2,360 deaths while as a total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 147,998 including 132,203 recoveries and 2,253 deaths.

The officials said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 44,609 including 31,067 from the Kashmir division and 13,542 from the Jammu division.

With 3,643 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir has reached 353,373 which is 87.77 percent of the total cases.

As per the daily information bulletin, 5,639,244 persons in Jammu and Kashmir are under observation while 10,654 persons have been kept under home quarantine besides that 44,609 persons are in isolation.

According to the bulletin, 5,151,659 persons have completed the surveillance period and 427,709 persons are under home surveillance besides that so far results of 20,905,308 samples are available. Out of 20,905,308, the number of samples tested negative stands at 20,502,712 while 402,596 have tested positive, among them 44,609 persons are active, 353,374 persons have recovered and 4,613 persons have died.

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