COVID: J&K reports 3967 new +ve cases, 71 deaths

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Government on Tuesday informed that 3967 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (1704 from Jammu division and 2263 from Kashmir division), have been reported thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 251919.
Also 71 deaths have been reported, 39 from Jammu Division and 32 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 3823 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from various hospitals including 1360 from Jammu Division and 2463 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 251919 positive cases, 50925 are Active Positive, 197701 have recovered and 3293 have died; 1532in Jammu division and 1761 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 7996880 test results available, 7744961 samples have been tested as negative till May 18.
Till date 1983113 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 75443 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 50925 in isolation and 124809in home surveillance.
Besides, 1728643 persons have completed their surveillance period.