COVID: J&K reports fresh 564 +ve cases, 12 deaths

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Government on Tuesday informed that 564 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), (133 from Jammu division and 431 from Kashmir division), have been reported thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 25931.
Also 12 COVID-19 deaths have been reported; two from Jammu division and 10 from Kashmir Division.
Moreover, 604 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals, 149 from Jammu Division and 455 from Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 25931 positive cases, 7462 are Active Positive, 17979 have recovered and 490 have died; 37 in Jammu division and 453 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 738203 test results available, 712272 samples have been tested as negative till August 11.
Additionally, till date 398400 travelers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been enlisted for observation which included 40902 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 7462 in isolation and 49355 under home surveillance. Besides, 300191 persons have completed their surveillance period.