Srinagar, May 8: Jammu and Kashmir reported 10 new covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours while there was no death due to the pathogen, officials said on Sunday.
They said that three of the fresh cases were reported from Jammu division and seven from Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 454109—166371 in Jammu and 287738 in Kashmir.
Giving district wise details, they said, three cases each were reported from Jammu, Srinagar and Baramulla besides one from Kupwara.
There was also no death due to the pathogen reported in the last 24 hours, they said. So far 4751 persons have succumbed to the virus—2328 in Jammu and 2423 in Kashmir.
Besides, they said, 22 Covid-19 patients recovered during the last 24 hours, seven from Jammu and 15 from the Valley, during the time. So far 449302 people have recovered, leaving the active case tally at 56— 33 in Jammu and 23 in Kashmir.
The officials said there was no new confirmed case of mucormycosis (black fungus) reported today. So far 51 black fungus cases have been confirmed in J&K, the officials said. They also informed that 4794 doses of covid-19 vaccine were administered during the time in J&K.