SRINAGAR, JUNE 29:(JKNN/ST)  10 COVID-19 patients were today discharged from SKIMS (JVC) Bemina, after successful completion of treatment and testing negative prior to discharge.

With this the number of COVID-19 recovered patient’s moves to 479 out of total COVID positive admitted patients numbering 610 till date.

The recovery rate at present is more than 78.5 percent and with four fatalities the mortality rate is 0.65 percent.

The treated patients include COVID positive patients admitted for maternity care wherein till date 39 deliveries of COVID positive pregnant ladies including 22 major surgeries (LSCS) for child birth have been done.

Besides this, the COVID Testing Lab at SKIMS Medical College Hospital, Bemina is conducting more than 500 Tests daily and till date 22757 tests have been conducted.