Connect with us

COVID 19

COVID-19—Mortality, positivity shows significant fall: J&K reports 04 deaths, 521 positive cases

Published

on

The Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory on Saturday witnessed four deaths due to Covid-19 while as 521 fresh positive cases were also reported, taking the number of total active cases in the UT to 9,414.

With four more deaths the death toll in the UT has reached to 4,238 and 521 fresh positive cases reported on Saturday has pushed the tally of positive cases to 311,209.

Of the exact number of 311,209 cases, 193,054 are from Kashmir division and 118,155 from Jammu division. Officials said that among 521 new cases, 346 belong to Kashmir division while as 175 are from Jammu division, adding that the total number of positive cases in Kashmir division have reached to 193,054 including 184,823 recoveries and 2,174 deaths while as total number of positive cases in Jammu division have reached to 118,155 including 112,734 recoveries and 2,064 deaths.

The officials said that the total number of active cases in Jammu and Kashmir are 9,414 including 6,057 from Kashmir division and 3,357 from Jammu division.

With 1,197 more recoveries, the tally of total recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir has reached to 297,557 which is 95.61 percent of the total cases.

“Cases tested positive in J&K include 117 from Srinagar, 20 from Baramulla, 44 from Budgam, 33 from Pulwama, 24 from Kupwara, 49 from Anantnag, 22 from Bandipora, 16 from Ganderbal, 18 from Kulgam and 03 from Shopian in Kashmir division while as 175 from Jammu division include 26 from Jammu, 19 from Udhampur, 17 from Rajouri, 39 from Doda, 16 from Kathua, 14 from Samba, 12 from Kishtwar, 22 from Poonch, 05 from Ramban and 05 from Reasi,” officials disclosed.

Meanwhile, authorities on Saturday said that two fresh case of Mucormycosis popularly known as black fungus wete reported in the UT and toll of total cases of Mucormycosis have reached to 24.

Out of 04 deaths reported today, 01 died in GMC Jammu, 01 in GMC Rajouri,01 in DH Pulwama & 01 SKIMS Soura.

As per officials figures, 69,012 positive cases including 816 deaths and 66,682 recoveries are from Srinagar, 22,973 including 276 deaths and 21,948 recoveries are from Baramulla, 22,226 including 21,282 recoveries and 200 deaths are from Budgam, 14,657 including 13,525 recoveries and 186 deaths are from Pulwama, 13,526 including 158 deaths and 12,752 recoveries are from Kupwara, 15,766 including 15,052 recoveries and 195 deaths are from Anantnag, 9,130 cases including 8,725 and 98 deaths are from Bandipora, 9,397 including 9,081 recoveries and 76 deaths are from Ganderbal, 10,838 including 10,373 recoveries and 111 deaths are from Kulgam and 5,529 including 5,403 recoveries and 58 deaths are from Shopian.

In Jammu division, 52,213 including 50,085 recoveries and 1,120 deaths are from Jammu district, 11,072 including 10,792 recoveries and 131 deaths are from Udhampur, 10,542 including 10,042 recoveries and 213 deaths are from Rajouri, 6,593 including 5,730 recoveries and 104 deaths are from Doda, 9,149 including 8,894 recoveries and 149 deaths are from Kathua, 7,036 including 6,782 recoveries and 118 deaths are from Samba, 4,321 including 4,141 recoveries and 40 deaths are from Kishtwar, 5,948 including 5,465 recoveries and 87 deaths are from Poonch, 5,719 including 5,389 recoveries and 60 deaths are from Ramban and 5,562 including 5,414 recoveries and 42 deaths are from Reasi.

As per the daily information bulletin 2,303,895 persons in Jammu and Kashmir are under observation while 40,943 persons have been kept under home quarantine besides that 9,414 persons are in isolation.

According to the bulletin, 2,065,136 persons have completed the surveillance period and 184,164 persons are under home surveillance besides that so far results of 9,451,574 samples are available. Out of 9,451,574 the number of samples tested negative stands at 9,140,365 while as 311,209 have tested positive, among them 9,414 persons are active, 297,557 persons have recovered and 4,238 persons have died

COVID 19

COVID19: J&K reports 118 new positive cases, 315908 recovered so far

Published

on

By

Corona

The Government on Saturday informed that 118 new positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19), 40 from Jammu division and 78 from Kashmir division, have been reported today, thus taking the total number of positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 321462.

Moreover, 113 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals including 43 from Jammu Division and 70from Kashmir Division.

Besides this, 99.46 percent of population above the age of 45 years has been vaccinated across the Jammu and Kashmir.

The Bulletin also informs that No confirmed case of Mucormycosis has been reported today, thus the total number of confirmed cases remains 35 in the UT of J&K.

According to the daily Media Bulletin on novel Corona virus (Covid-19), out of 321462 positive cases, 1176are Active Positive, 315908 have recovered and 4378 have died; 2142 in Jammu division and 2236 in Kashmir division.

The Bulletin further said that out of 11718976 test results available, 11397514 samples have been tested as negative till today.

Till date 2845857 persons have been enlisted for observation which included 8909 persons in home quarantine including facilities operated by government, 1176 in isolation and 353482 in home surveillance. Besides, 2477912 persons have completed their surveillance period.

Providing district-wise breakup, the Bulletin said that Srinagar has 71389 positive cases (including 19 cases reported today) with 318 Active Positive, 70239 recovered (including 16 cases recovered today), 832 deaths; Baramulla has 23625 positive cases (including 15 cases reported today) with 114 Active Positive, 23229 recovered (including 08 cases recovered today), 282 deaths; Budgam reported 22895 positive cases (including 09 cases reported today) with 68 active positive cases, 22622 recovered (including 07 cases recovered today), 205 deaths; Pulwama has 15188 positive cases (including 14 cases recovered today) with 48 Active Positive, 14946 recovered (including 18 cases recovered today)and 194 deaths; Kupwara has 14065 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today), 34 Active Positive, 13866 recoveries (including 05 cases recovered today), 165 deaths; Anantnag district has 16323 positive cases (including 01 cases reported today)with 37 Active Positive, 16081 recovered (including 02 cases recovered today), 205 deaths; Bandipora has 9468 positive cases (including 01 cases reported today) with 11 Active Positive, 9357 recoveries (including 07 cases recovered today), 100 deaths; Ganderbal has 9907 positive cases (including 10 cases reported today) with 51 Active Positive, 9778 recoveries (including 07 cases recovered today) and 78 deaths; Kulgam has 11261 positive cases (including 04 cases reported today)with 30 Active Positive, 11114 recoveries and 117 deaths while as Shopian has 5584 positive cases with 10 active positive cases, 5516recoveriesand 58 deaths.

Similarly, Jammu has 52764 positive cases (including 10 cases reported today) with 111 active positive cases, 51514 recoveries (including 16 cases recovered today), 1139 deaths; Udhampur has 11296 positive cases (including 05 cases reported today), 31 active positive cases, 11130 recoveries (including 01 cases recovered today) and 135 deaths; Rajouri has 10929 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today) 47 active positive, 10657 recoveries (including 06 cases recovered today) and 225 deaths; Doda has 7251 positive cases (including 10 cases reported today) with 95 Active positive, 7031 recovered (including 07 cases recovered today) and 125 deaths; Kathua has 9262 positive cases with 05 active positive cases, 9106 recovered and 151 deaths; Samba has 7123positive cases with 13 active positive cases, 6991 recoveries and 119 deaths; Kishtwar has 4641 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today) with 32 Active Positive, 4565 recoveries (including 06 cases recovered today) and 44 deaths; Poonch has 6263 positive cases (including 02 cases reported today) with 34 active positive, 6134 recoveries (including 06 cases recovered today) and 95 deaths; Ramban has 5966positive cases (including 01 cases reported today)with 23 active positive cases, 5877 recoveries (including 01 cases recovered today)and 66 deaths while Reasi has 6262 positive cases (including 08 cases reported today)with 64 active positive cases, 6155recoveriesand 43 deaths.

According to the bulletin, among the total 321462 positive cases in J&K, 22846 have been reported as travelers while 298616 as others.

The Bulletin said that the breakup represents districts from which the patients have been traced or are ordinarily residing.

The bulletin added that there are 2423 COVID dedicated beds, 2019 Isolation beds with 1991 vacant beds and 404 ICU beds where 391 beds are vacant in Jammu division while there are 3353 COVID dedicated beds, 3074 Isolation beds where 3032 beds are vacant and 279 ICU beds where 239 are vacant beds in Kashmir division. There are a total of 5776 COVID dedicated beds, 5093 Isolation beds with 5023 beds vacant and 683 ICU beds with 630 vacant beds in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.

The Central Government is continuously monitoring the evolving situation of Covid-19 in the Union Territory and is providing all necessary support towards effective containment of the spread of Covid-19 and better clinical management of positive cases.

The government has also started free tele-consultation general OPD services by Specialists/MBBS Doctors for the residents of J&K under National Tele-consultation Service. People can avail these services from Home by registering online on web portal https://esanjeevaniopd.in/. The services are available on Monday to Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. People can also download and install e-sanjeevani OPD app from Google play store.

To ensure public convenience and avoid chaos & panic crowding at tertiary care hospitals, COVID-19 Triage Facility has been started in Jammu at (i) Chest Disease Hospital, Jammu (opposite GMC Hospital Complex, Jammu, Triage CD Hospital Jammu Contact No.-9541925371, 0191-2561000), (ii) Govt Hospital Gandhinagar (Old Block) Contact No.0191-2459300 and in Srinagar at (i) National Institute of Technology Campus, Hazratbal, Srinagar, Contact No. 9419006991& (ii) SKIMS-JVC Bemina, Contact No. 7006617821, that shall act as “first arrival point” for screening of any COVID +ve patient intending to get admitted in Govt. Medical College Jammu/ Srinagar & Associated Hospitals, SKIMS Soura and other identified dedicated COVID Hospitals under Directorate of Health Services Jammu/ Kashmir.

For COVID +ve cases in periphery areas and districts other than Jammu/ Srinagar, the triage point shall be the concerned District Hospital / New GMCs (Doda/ Kathua/ Rajouri/ Baramulla/ Anantnag). Admission of such patients from these districts to GMC Jammu/ Srinagar, SKIMS Soura etc shall be strictly on referral basis only.

Besides, 24×7 Rapid Antigen Testing facilities for COVID-19 have been started outside the emergency of GMC Hospital Jammu. The facility will be very useful for segregation of patients in emergency wing of GMC Jammu.

Meanwhile, a 24×7 COVID Control Room has been set up for redressal of the grievances related to COVID-19 positive patients admitted in the Associated Hospitals of Government Medical College, Jammu and Government Hospital, Gandhi Nagar, Jammu. Patients or attendants can call at 0191- 258 5444 (Control Room), Exchange: 0191-258 2626 / 258 5542 / 258 4290 /258 4291 / 258 4292 / 258 4293/ 258 4294 for assistance.

The bulletin has informed the people that, the best way to protect themselves from COVID-19 is by maintaining physical distance of at least 2 meter from others, frequently cleaning hands with an alcohol based hand sanitizer or washing them with soap and water and following good respiratory etiquette and hygiene.

As a measure for social distancing in public places and workplaces wearing a face cover is compulsory.

The bulletin again explained that early detection of COVID-19 can prevent the spread of disease so we need to be responsible for the well-being of ourselves and everyone around us. “Not disclosing symptoms could put life of individuals and their families at risk. In case of symptoms like fever, cough and difficulty in breathing report early. Do not fear, call COVID-19 helpline numbers and seek medical advice”.

Advisory has further exhorted upon the people not to step out of home, unless absolutely necessary. “If you have to move out for unavoidable reasons, ensure that you wear a mask and practice social distancing, personal hygiene and frequent hand washing with soap and water.”

In case of any emergency people can avail free ambulance services 24×7 at their doorsteps by calling on toll-free number 108 while as pregnant women and sick infants can avail free ambulance services by dialing toll-free number 102.

People can also call on toll-free national helpline number 1075; J&K COVID-19 Helpline Numbers 0191- 2549676 (UT level Cell), 0191-2520982, 0191-2674444, 0191-2674115 (For Jammu Division), 0194-2440283 & 0194-2430581 (For Kashmir Division) for support, guidance, and response to health-related queries on Novel Corona virus Disease (COVID-19).

The bulletin has informed that the Directorate of Indian Systems of Medicine, J&K is distributing AYUSH Medicines having immunity boosting, immuno-modulator, anti-oxidant, rejuvenator, anti-stress, metabolism regulator, anti-allergic, anti-pyretic, anti-tussives, bronchodilator, etc. properties during the COVID-19 pandemic. The department so far has provided medicine to 22.12 lakh people that include various frontline workers, senior citizens, PRIs, police/paramilitary personnel and general masses. Moreover, preventive measures and Yoga therapies are also being advised to the people to take care of lifestyle/mental disorders so that physical and mental health is ensured during this pandemic.

Public is advised to strictly follow the advisories issued by the government from time to time and rely only on the information released by the government through the daily media bulletin to print and electronic media.

People are also advised to refrain from spreading rumors and pay no heed to them at the same time.

Continue Reading

COVID 19

India reports 43,509 fresh COVID-19 cases, recovery rate at 97.38 pc

Published

on

By

India reported 43,509 fresh COVID-19 infections, 38,465 recoveries in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday.

With this, the total recoveries have reached 3,07,01,612 and the recovery rate now stands at 97.38 percent.
The country’s active caseload climbed to 4,03,840 which constitutes 1.28 percent of total cases.

The Union Ministry also informed that the weekly positivity rate in the country remained below 5 percent and is currently at 2.38 percent. Also, the daily positivity rate is at 2.52 percent.

To continue the battle against the Coronavirus, the country ramped up its COVID-19 testing capacity substantially to 46 crores (46,26,29,773) tests so far.

Also, as far as the COVID-19 vaccination drive is concerned, cumulatively, 45,07,06,257 vaccine doses have been administered through 54,11,501 sessions, as per the provisional report till 8 am today.

“43,92,697 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours”, read the ministry’s release.
Less than 50,000 daily new cases have been reported since 32 continuous days. This is a result of sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs, informed the ministry.

Continue Reading

COVID 19

160 fresh covid-19 cases, one death reported in J-K

Published

on

By

Jammu and Kashmir reported 160 new covid-19 cases even as one person succumbed to the contagion in the last 24 hours, officials said on Wednesday.

They said 60 of the cases were reported from Jammu Division and 100 from Kashmir Valley, taking the case tally to 321026.

Providing the district-wide details, the officials said that Srinagar reported 42 cases, Baramulla 20, Budgam 12, Pulwama 0, Kupwara 6, Anantnag 4, Bandipora 1, Ganderbal 13, Kulgam 1, Shopian 1, Jammu 8, Udhampur 6, Rajouri 6, Doda 8, Kathua 1, Samba 1, Kishtwar 2, Poonch 7, Ramban 7 and Reasi 14.

A number of these cases were confirmed at diagnostic labouratories of CD hospital and GMC Anantnag. The CD cases include male (43) from HMT, male (40) from Guzarbal, male (14) from Prichoo Pul, male (45) from Sirnoo Pul, female (70) from Tumlihal Pul, male (25) from Chakoora Pul, female (56) from Tral, female (50) from Kuchmulla, female (27) from Charsoo, female (15) from Doompora Pul, female (32) from Samboora, two males (23, 26) from B B Cantt Srg, female (48) from Lal Bazar Srg, two males (79, 98) and female (47) from Srg, male (45) from Pulwama, two males (75, 33) and female (70) from NA, male (30) from Drabgam, female (32) and male (45) from Batmaloo, male (25) from Bemina, male (42) and female (14) from Khanyar, male (39) from Hyderpora, male (37) from Zakura, female (50) from SR Gunj and female (42) from Baramulla.

The GMC Anantnag cases include female (22) from NA, female (27) from Jablipora Bij, male (48) from Tailwani, female (34) from Brienty, male (26) from Khanpora, female (62) from Kadder, male (68) from Aoudasoo, male (60) from Gadal Ang, female (60) from Nasoo Ang, male (70) from Kokernag Ang and male (20) from Fohar Siligam.

While there was one fresh death due to the virus, so far 4376 people have fallen victim to the pathogen in J&K—2140 in Jammu and 2236 in Kashmir.

Moreover, they said, 144 more COVID-19 patients in last 24 hours have recovered— 43 from Jammu Division and 101 from Kashmir, taking the number of people who have recovered in J&K to 315511. With this, there are now 1139 active cases—434 in Jammu and 705 in Kashmir.

There was no new confirmed case of mucormycosis (black fungus) reported today. So far 35 black fungus cases have been confirmed in J&K, the officials added.

 

Continue Reading

Covid-19 Stats

01 Aug 2021, 1:19 AM (GMT)

Coronavirus Stats

31,654,584 Total Cases
424,384 Death Cases
30,812,873 Recovered Cases

Facebook

Latest Posts

Archieves

August 2021
M T W T F S S
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

Trending