08 more cases of coronavirus registered in AJK

Bureau Report

MUZAFFARABAD: 08 more cases of coronavirus pandemic registered in Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. According to a press release of the health department, 279 new tests of coronavirus suspects conducted on Wednesday whereas 3 patients were recovered and discharged. 5 of the new cases are belonging to Palandri whereas 2 are from Bagh. Total 7287 tests of coronavirus suspects have been conducted in AJK so far. 7234 results have been compiled. Confirmed cases of coronavirus in AJK are 285. Out of these 173 patients have been recovered and discharged whereas other 105 patients are still receiving the treatment. Coronavirus has claimed 7 lives in AJK so far. 5 were from Muzaffarabad whereas 2 were from Mirpur. Health staff is continuously performing its duties at all the entry points of the state to ensure complete check and balance. 58 quarantine centers are functioning in the state, the PR added.