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COVID-19: 35 more test positive, toll mounts to 701 in J&K

Srinagar: 35 more persons were tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday, taking the total number of cases to 701 in J&K.

Government spokesman, Rohit Kansal in a tweet said, “New positives 35; Recoveries 33. Total Cases now 701( Kashmir 640, Jammu 61).

 

Kansal said that the Jammu and Kashmir has increased the testing capacity, saying that over 2500 people were tested in a day.

“Finally J&K breaks the 2000 tests a day barrier. Over 2500 tests conducted in a day, ” he said in a tweet.