Shaziya Khanam / Kashmir Crown

Baramulla, July 22: The union territory of Jammu and Kashmir on thursday witness get rise in coronavirus positive cases and recorded 453 fresh covid 19 cases taking the total number of positive cases infected by virus to 15,711, official said.

Among the 453 fresh cases , 352 are from Kashmir and 101 were recorded from the winter capital jammu , said officials.

These cases recorded on Wednesday included 33 persons who had returned to the Kashmir. Recently Srinagar district of south Kashmir recorded the highest number of fresh cases 165, followed by Kulgam district which recorded 62 cases, the officials said.

However the number of people who have Scummed to the deadly disease today in Jammu and Kashmir is 27 taking to the total death toll to 285 in Jammu and Kashmir,said officials.

The total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir stands at 6831, while as 8607 patients have recovered from the corona virus infection , the officials said.
While talking to Kashmir Crown the officials said that Srinagar district of central Kashmir has the highest number of cases 165 so far , followed by another district Kulgam in south Kashmir which has recorded 62 cases.