Srinagar, Apr 8: The number of Coronavirus cases continued to rise with fourteen more persons, including 11 from Kashmir and three from Jammu, testing positive on Wednesday in J&K, taking the number of infected people to 139. Meanwhile, with a 54-year-old man succumbing to the infection on Tuesday, the death toll due to COVID-19 has risen to three in Kashmir, where the number of COVID-19 cases has entered three digits. An official spokesperson on Wednesday said that 11 more people tested positive for Coronavirus in Kashmir division while three cases were reported from Jammu.
With this, he said the total number of infected persons has risen to 139. “Out of 139 positive cases, 103 are in Kashmir and 27 are in Jammu,” he said, adding 130 are ‘Active Positive’, six have recovered and three have died. (UNI)