Hundred and fifty-five new COVID-19 cases were reported in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, taking the total number of patients to 2,601 including 1,624 active cases.
According to Jammu and Kashmir administration's media bulletin, 56 infected people have been detected in Kashmir division and 99 cases were identified in Jammu on Monday.
"155 more COVID-19 positive cases have been reported in Jammu and Kashmir -- 56 from Kashmir division and 99 from Jammu division. Total positive cases in the Union Territory stand at 2,601 including 1,624 active cases," said the bulletin.
A total of 946 people recovered, while 31 persons succumbed to COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir, the bulletin said.
According to the Health Ministry, India on Monday witnessed the highest-ever spike of 8,392 COVID-19 cases, while 230 more deaths were reported in the last 24 hours.
The total number of coronavirus cases in the country now stands at 1,90,535 including 93,322 active cases, 91,819 cured/discharged/migrated and 5,394 deaths.
( With inputs from ANI )