Srinagar District Covid-19 Cases | Latest News Update Today
The district Srinagar, that had been witnessing almost no Covid-19 postive cases, suddenly got spurt on late Friday as at least ten more instances of covid were reported from the district. The total number of covid instances , as per latest news update in Srinagar has today now crossed 100 mark.
As per sources, the fresh cases were reported from Rainawari (10), Narwara (01) and Solina (01) areas.
The DC Srinagar, who has been continuously monitoring the situation since day one , tweeted,
” Covid fight belongs to Citizens. Alert, responsive & truthful. Flagged by neighbours a resident arriving clandestinely, picked up promptly, tested positive. Let’s not rush, rather follow protocols. Narwara now Red Zone,”
Srinagar Mayor, Junaid Mattu also commented on the spurt of Covid-19 cases in the district , saying that positive cases in Rainawari were contacts of the elderly patient who died lately.
Here are his two tweets
A sudden spurt in cases – all new positive cases in Rainawari are contact cases of elderly patient who passed away a few days back. Another case in Narwara has come in clandestinely and not disclosed his arrival. TRAGIC! SMC focusing on Narwara, Rainawari, Bemina, Solina today,”
“Another positive case that of an allied/administrative staff employee from a hospital. Thankfully was off duty since two weeks and under home quarantine after showing respiratory symptoms. Tested negative previously. Re-tested and now positive. Shows – need to remain vigilant!”
The UT of J&K has so far seen over 639 cases with 247 recoveries and eight deaths