The first patient died of coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir. There are currently 10 positive cases of coronavirus in the state. The 65-year-old man, who died of coronavirus in Haiderpora, Kashmir, had recently reached home by traveling abroad. Not only this, the other four members of his family were also infected due to this person. They are also positive and are isolated at this time. Rohit Kansal, a spokesman for the government in Jammu and Kashmir, also confirmed the death.
Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir
It is worth mentioning that in Bandipora, Kashmir, on Wednesday, four more people have been confirmed to be infected with the coronavirus. With this, the number of positive cases has increased to 11 in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. In this, a patient in Jammu has also been cured. Meanwhile, in view of the increasing threat of coronavirus in Srinagar, the administration has decided to impose curfew in the entire district from Wednesday midnight. Private vehicles and private establishments in the district will remain closed till April 15.
The number of those under surveillance in Jammu and Kashmir has increased to 5124. 3061 people have been quarantined in homes and 80 people in hospitals. So far, 326 samples have been sent for investigation, of which 294 cases have been negative. 21 reports are yet to come. Meanwhile, on Wednesday morning, four more people from Bandipora in Kashmir were confirmed to be infected with corona. Administration spokesman Rohit Kansal tweeted that preliminary investigation revealed that he had come in contact with a patient from Srinagar.
These five people participated in the religious program. At the same time, the administration has sent eight suspects of the coronavirus in Teli Basti of Bada Bahamana of district Samba in quarantine. These eight people came in contact with a corona-infected patient in Bandipora recently. Meanwhile, 13 people are infected in Ladakh. Meanwhile, many were cracked for violating the lockdown on the first day.