SRINAGAR — Jammu and Kashmir reported 342 fresh COVID-19 cases, lowest single-day spike in nearly three months, while five more persons succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours.
Officials said that 107 of the fresh cases were reported from Jammu division and 235 from Kashmir Valley, taking the total count to 314316.
Regarding deaths, officials said that four were reported from Jammu division and one from Kashmir, taking the total fatality count to 4296.
Providing district-wide details, the officials said that Srinagar reported 84 cases, Baramulla 9, Budgam 23, Pulwama 29, Kupwara 18, Anantnag 24, Bandipora 14, Ganderbal 18, Kulgam 15, Shopian 1, Jammu 11, Udhampur 2, Rajouri 15, Doda 10, Kathua 10, Samba 1, Kishtwar 13, Poonch 14, Ramban 12 and Reasi 19.
Moreover, 864 more COVID-19 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours — 375 in Jammu division and 489 in Kashmir.
304398 patients have recovered so far, leaving active positive cases at 5630 — 2108 in Jammu and 3522 in Kashmir.
One new confirmed case of Mucormycosis (Black Fungus) was also reported on Saturday, bringing the cumulative number of confirmed cases to 29 in Jammu and Kashmir. (GNS)