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Woman tests positive for coronavirus in Jammu

A 63-year-old woman has been tested positive for coronavirus in Jammu, making her the first confirmed case in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Monday.

Shafqat Khan ,Nodal officer, Corna Control J&K told The Kashmir Monitor that the lady from Jammu had a travel history of Iran has been tested positive. She is a native of Ladakh but putting up in Jammu at present.


Sources said that the pateint has been kept at quarnitine facility at Government Medical College Jammu.