In its statement, the Catholic Schools Office said, The District of Columbia has informed schools that its COVID-19 vaccination mandate applies to all students, both public and private. The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington intends to follow the new legal requirements and will honor religious or conscience-based exemptions to the. Srinagar, Aug 5 (PTI) Jammu and Kashmir registered 823 fresh COVID-9 cases on Friday, taking the infection tally in the union territory to 4,68,245, officials said here. Two fresh deaths were also reported due to the Coronavirus, they said. While 190 cases were reported from Jammu division, 633 cases were reported from Kashmir valley, the.