COVID-19: J-K records 231 new cases, two deaths

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Srinagar, Jul 6 (PTI) Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday reported 231 fresh cases of the novel coronavirus, taking the infection tally to 3,17,481, while two deaths raised the toll to 4,345, officials said.

Out of the fresh cases, 83 were from the Jammu division and 148 from the Kashmir division, the officials said.

They said Srinagar district recorded a maximum of 63 fresh COVID-19 cases -- all travellers -- while Pulwama district recorded 30 new cases.

The number of active cases has dropped to 3,582 in the union territory, while 3,09,554 patients in the Union Territory have recovered so far from the infection, the officials said.

They said the number of confirmed cases of mucormycosis (black fungus) in Jammu and Kashmir remains at 30 with no fresh infection being reported. PTI MIJ CK

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