COVID-19: Two children test positive in Srinagar

Silver lining Three Covid patients get cured

Preliminary findings suggest they were close contacts of Srinagar patient who tested positive yesterday.

Director Health Services, Kashmir Dr. Samir Matoo had told The Indian Express that the person attended religious gathering in New Delhi, Deoband in Uttar Pradesh, in Jammu region and also in Sopore in North Kashmir where he attended religious gatherings.

Rohit Kansal tweeted: "Two more positive cases in Srinagar".

Earlier political leaders, students and their parents, political leaders in unison has sought 4G internet services in the region to allow educational institutes offer e-learning to students amid a seven-month-long lockdown - earlier following the abrogation of Article 370 in August, and now because of the Covid-19 outbreak.

Also Read: How prepared is Kashmir against Coronavirus?

On Wednesday, the authorities had said that four people, from Hajin in Bandipore district, were tested positive for coronavirus. This is the first death in Kashmir which is linked to COVID-19.


The deceased was tested positive on Tuesday and four more people who had come in contact with him were tested positive on Wednesday taking the total number of positive cases across J&K to 11 till now.

65-yr-old man from Srinagar passes away due to COVID-19.

Also Read: Are government forces possible virus carriers in Kashmir?

Spain is turning out to the next hotspot of the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Majority are either relatives or neighbours of the man from Natipora Srinagar.

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