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COVID19: 9 new positive cases take tally to 350 in J&K

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Srinagar:  Nine more persons were tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday, taking the total number of cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 350.

Eight persons were tested positive for coronavirus in Kashmir and one in Jammu.


“Some respite but no reason for complacency; 9 new cases- 8 from Kashmir Division, 1 from Jammu Total cases now 350. Jammu Division-55 and Kashmir Division-295,” Government Spokesperson, Rohit Kansal said in a tweet.

Kashmir now has 295 COVID19 positive cases while as Jammu has 55.

Till Saturday, 60419 travellers and persons in contact with suspected cases have been put under surveillance which include 6071 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 285 in Hospital Isolation, 252 in hospital Quarantine and 25692 under home surveillance. Besides, 28114 persons have completed their surveillance period.