J&K reports 450 new positive cases, 17 deaths

JammU: Jammu and Kashmir Government on Thursday informed that 450 new positive cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), (83 from Jammu division and 367 from Kashmir division), have been reported thus taking the total number of positive cases to 19869 in the Union Territory.
Also, 17 COVID-19 deaths have been reported; (01 from Jammu division and 16 from Kashmir Division).
Moreover, 520 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals, 189 from Jammu Division and 331 from the Kashmir Division.
According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Coronavirus (Covid-19), out of 19,869 positive cases, 7,662 are Active Positive, 11,842 have recovered and 365 have died; 26 in Jammu division and 339 in Kashmir division.
The Bulletin further said that out of 6,27,387 test results available, 6,07,518 samples have been tested as negative till July 30, 2020.
Additionally, till date, 3,66,937 travellers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been enlisted for observation which included 47,281 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 6 in Hospital Quarantine, 76,62 in hospital isolation and 40,583 under home surveillance. Besides, 2,71,040 persons have completed their surveillance period.