J K News Today
Jammu, May 15:
The Jammu and Kashmir Government has attributed to the spike in cases and deaths in Jammu are due to B.1617 variant .
It said : As per the recent sequencing data analysis of positive COVID-19 patients received from NCDC, New Delhi, B.1.617 variant is responsible for the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in Jammu division:”
Jammu division on an average has been reporting between 1500 and 2,000 cases on daily basis , and its death toll has been above 30 for the past few days.