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COVID19: 20 more test positive in Kashmir, toll mounts to 454 in J&K

A medical team on the ground in Srinagar (File Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)

Srinagar: 20 more persons were tested positive for coronavirus at SKIMS Soura on Friday, taking the total number of cases in J&K to 454.

According to official data of SKIMS, 20 persons were tested positive for COVID19 today.


Kashmir has now 397 COVID19 cases while as Jammu has 57. Five persons have died while as 92 have recovered.

Till Thursday,  64876 travellers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been enlisted for surveillance which include 6039 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 279 in Hospital Quarantine, 330 in hospital isolation and 13283 under home surveillance. Besides, 44940 persons have completed their surveillance period.