Srinagar: Twenty-four people tested positive for COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir, taking the overall tally of in J-K to 547.
Official sources told that among them, 15 were confirmed at Viral Diagnostic Lab of Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Science, Srinagar, and include five each from Baramulla and Shopian, three from Bandipora and one each from Budgam and Kupwara districts.
Eight other cases were confirmed at the COVID-19 testing laboratory at Chest Disease hospital Dalgate and include six from Anantnag district and one each from Srinagar and Kulgam districts.
Also, Jammu division reported one fresh case and is said to be a man in his late 40s.
It is the first case from Reasi district, the sources added. As per the official data, till late Sunday, there were 523 cases and new cases take the overall tally to near 550-mark.