Srinagar: Ten more patients have been tested positive in Kashmir on Saturday, taking the number of infected cases in Jammu and Kashmir to 217.
An official said that ten patients have tested positive for Covid-19 at SKIMS Soura.
He said that those who tested positive at SKIMS are said to be residents of Baramulla and Bandipora districts.
With the surge in the new cases, the total tally of infected persons in the entire Union Territory reached 217. However, six patients have been discharged, four others, one from Udhampur and three from the Valley have died of the disease.