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22 more test positive, COVID19 cases cross 300 mark in J&K

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Srinagar: 22 more persons were tested positive for coronavirus in J&K, taking the total number of case to 300 on Wednesday.

18 persons were tested positive in Kashmir and four from Jammu.


“22 new cases reported from J&K today. Jammu-4 Kashmir-18. All contacts of positive cases. Total number of positive cases now 300 Jammu-54 and Kashmir-246,”Government spokesperson, Rohit Kansal said in a tweet.

The total number of positive cases in J&K now stands at 300  with 246 of them from Kashmir and 54 from Jammu.

Till Tuesday, 55498 travellers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been put under surveillance which include 7760 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 365 in Hospital Quarantine, 244 in hospital isolation and 30952 under home surveillance. Besides, 16173 persons have completed their 28-day surveillance period.