Srinagar, July 18: Jammu and Kashmir reported 146 new covid-19 cases while as one person succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said on Sunday.
They said that 58 of the fresh cases were reported from Jammu division and 88 from Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 319901.
Regarding the death due to the virus, they said, it was reported from Kashmir Valley, taking the fatality count to 4364.
Moreover, they said, 243 more COVID-19 patients have recovered—92 from Jammu Division and 151 from Kashmir Valley. So far 313618 people have recovered while 4364 others have succumbed to the virus, leaving active cases at 1919 in J&K—796 in Jammu and 1123 in the Valley.
There was one new confirmed case of mucormycosis (black fungus) reported today and the cumulative number of confirmed cases increased to 34 in J&K, the officials added.