Srinagar: Municipal Corporation Corporator among ten persons have tested positive for Covid-19 in Kashmir, raising the total of COVID19 confirmed cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 736.
An official said that nine cases were confirmed at Viral Diagnostic Lab at SKIMS Soura and one has tested at CD hospital.
“Of the 9 new cases at SKIMS, six are from Shopian, two from Bandipora and one from Baramulla,” he said.
Nodal officer for covid-19 at GMC Srinagar Dr Salim Khan said that SMC Corporator who’s brother was tested positive on 1st May, has also tested positive for novel coronavirus at CD hospital Lab on Tuesday.
As of now, J&K has reported 736 cases, of which 424 are Active Positive, 303 have recovered and eight have died.