428 more contract Covid in J&K, seven succumb

Srinagar, June 23 -- Jammu and Kashmir recorded 428 fresh Covid-19 infections and seven deaths on Tuesday. The number of patients who were cured in the UT was 999 with active positive cases dropping ... Read More

J&K's daily virus tally lowest in 83 days

Srinagar, June 22 -- Jammu and Kashmir recorded lowest daily cases of Covid in 83 days after 362 fresh infections on Monday while 10 people also lost their lives to the disease. Last time the UT had ... Read More

J&K's Covid recovery rate shoots past 95%

Srinagar, June 18 -- Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday recorded 656 Covid infections while 1,426 patients were cured of the disease, taking the recovery rate past 95% after 72 days. The UT also witnessed... Read More

Environmentalists fume over forest dept's move to axe hundreds of trees in Budgam

Srinagar, June 18 -- The forest department has axed hundreds of trees in central Kashmir's Budgam in the past 10 days, causing outrage among environmentalists and forest lovers. The action comes shor... Read More

J&K clocks 715 more Covid cases,10 deaths

Srinagar, June 16 -- Jammu and Kashmir recorded 715 fresh coronavirus infections and 10 deaths on Tuesday, pushing the overall cases to 3,08,726 and deaths to 4,205. The Valley reported 497 cases and... Read More

At 34.3degC, Kashmir sees its hottest day of the year

Srinagar, June 9 -- With mercury climbing to 34.3degC, Kashmir witnessed the hottest day of the year on Tuesday. While the ongoing first heat wave of the year in Kashmir is expected to continue for t... Read More

Pulwama all set for 4th sero survey

Srinagar, June 8 -- The fourth round of the population-based sero survey will be conducted later this month to determine what percentage of the population had developed antibodies for the coronavirus ... Read More

J&K logs lowest daily deaths in 30 days

Srinagar, May 31 -- With the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic ebbing, Jammu and Kashmir recorded 29 Covid-induced fatalities on Sunday, the lowest daily death-toll in 30 days. The 2,256 fresh ... Read More

J&K logs 2,769 fresh Covid infections, 37 deaths

Srinagar, May 28 -- Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday witnessed 2,769 fresh coronavirus infections and 37 fatalities, taking the overall cases to 2, 81,628 and death toll to 3,739. As many as 4,352 peopl... Read More

J&K sees lowest daily Covid cases in 4 weeks

Srinagar, May 25 -- Jammu and Kashmir on Monday clocked the lowest daily Covid case total in four weeks with 2,237 fresh infections. It also registered 45 coronavirus-related deaths. The overall deat... Read More