Officers mentioned that among the many contemporary circumstances that have been reported within the final 24 hours, 30 have been from Jammu division and bulk, 109, got here from Kashmir and in addition embody these with journey historical past and 26 pregnant girls.
Srinagar: 26 pregnant girls, eight Border Safety Drive (BSF) jawans amongst 139 contemporary circumstances of Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, taking the general tally of optimistic sufferers in the Valley to 2,857. Officers mentioned that among the many contemporary circumstances that have been reported within the final 24 hours, 30 have been from Jammu division and bulk, 109, got here from Kashmir and in addition embody these with journey historical past and 26 pregnant girls.
Among the many contemporary circumstances, one was reported from Anantnag, Kulgam-2, Srinagar-14, Kupwara-10, Baramulla-27, Shopian-24, Bandipora-9, Budgam-6, Pulwama-13, Ganderbal-3, Jammu-10, Udhampur-3, Poonch-10, Samba-Three and Rajouri-4.
In the meantime, authorities mentioned that after the arrival of returnees led to surge in variety of optimistic circumstances in Pulwama, the Covid-19 take a look at of quarantine employees in a faculty has returned optimistic after administration adopted aggressive random sampling.
All of the officers related to quarantine duties have been sampled which embody workforce of Nodal Officer, Municipality Officers, Service Suppliers from PDD and PHE, Cooks moreover ANCs, aged and other people with compromised immunity ranges. Among the many jawans, 5 are primarily based in Trehgam in Kupwara, whereas relaxation are from Srinagar.
“The College was designated as a quarantine Centre for returnees from varied components of the nation, round 72 inmates have been housed within the centre and have been afterward sampled for COVID-19,” native administration said.
On June 2, 117 contemporary circumstances of novel Coronavirus have been reported in Jammu and Kashmir, taking the overall circumstances within the Union Territory to 2,718. On June 1, the Jammu and Kashmir authorities has exempted defence and central armed forces returning to their duties from obligatory RTPCR testing and administrative quarantine.
Just lately, a senior physician, main the struggle towards Covid-19 in Jammu and Kashmir, examined optimistic, sending the medical fraternity right into a tizzy in Kashmir. Studies said that valley’s main pulmonologist and head of the chest illnesses hospital in Srinagar has examined optimistic after his take a look at report was acquired on Tuesday.
Even a senior IAS officer examined optimistic for Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir with over a dozen high officers went into self-quarantine final week. Studies mentioned the Commissioner/Secretary-level officer had examined optimistic late Saturday night.