Srinaga: In biggest single day spike, Kashmir Valley recorded 42 fresh cases in last 24 hours, officials said.
A senior government officer told GNS that 14 cases were confirmed at Viral Diagnostic Lab at SKIMS and 28 others at Chest Disease Hospital Dalgate.
Among the fresh cases include 23 from Anantnag, 5 from Srinagar, 7 from Bandipora, 3 each from Baramulla and Shopian while one is from Kupwara.
With these fresh cases, the total number of cases has risen to 496 in Jammu and Kashmir. 6 of them have died including a 72-year old man from Tangmarg today. 109 cases have also recovered. (GNS)
Finally J&K breaks the 1000 test barrier- 1071 samples tested in the last 24 hours. But that also means more positives- so 40 new cases today- all from Kashmir. Total positive cases now 494. Jammu-57 Kashmir-437. An unfortunate death too; total deaths now 6@diprjk
— Rohit Kansal (@kansalrohit69) April 25, 2020