Srinagar, May 11: Thirteen more people have tested positive of the coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir, taking the number of COVID-19 patients in J-K to 874.
Official sources told Kashmir Despatch As many as nine samples that were diagnosed for COVID-19 at Viral Diagnostic Lab of SKIMS, Srinagar, and all are residents of Kulgam.
Two other cases were confirmed at the COVID-19 testing laboratory at Chest Disease hospital, Dalgate.
Earlier this day two persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Jammu, among them one is from Batindi and another is from Nagrota both have travel history official added.
The total number of COVID-19 positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir stands now at 874.
Pertinently, A quinquagenarian from Alamrgari Bazar Srinagar became the fresh victim of the dreaded disease in Kashmir Valley on Monday, taking the toll in Jammu and Kashmir to ten.