Jammu, July 02:

Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday recorded 74 fresh Covid cases, taking the number of infected persons to 455257, while no fatality reported due to the virus in the last 24 hours, officials said.

Of the new cases, 50 were from the Jammu division and 24 from the Kashmir division of the union territory, Officials said.

There are 561 active cases in the union territory while the number of recoveries so far has been 449940, officials said.

58 Covid-19 patients recovered today, 40 from Jammu division and 18 from Kashmir division, they said.