Coronavirus: J&K reports 453 new positive cases, ten deaths

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Government on Wednesday informed that 453 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 101 from Jammu division and 352 from Kashmir division, have been reported thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 15711.
Also 10 COVID-19 deaths have been reported from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 152 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals, 37 from Jammu Division and 115 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 15711 positive cases, 6831 are Active Positive, 8607 have recovered and 273 have died; 20 in Jammu division and 253 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 537891 test results available, 522180 samples have been tested as negative till July 22, 2020.
Additionally, till date 341263 travelers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been enlisted for observation which included 39981 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 11 in Hospital Quarantine, 6831 in hospital isolation and 41784 under home surveillance. Besides, 252383 persons have completed their surveillance period.