11 new positive cases report in UT Ladakh; 7 patients cured and discharged
Leh, Aug 18: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 11 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday, ten in Leh and one in Kargil. While a total of 1997 sample reports in UT Ladakh – Leh: 1139 and Kargil: 858 were found negative.
No death from Covid-19 was reported in UT Ladakh yesterday.
The bulletin further details that UT Ladakh has discharged seven patients yesterday, six from Leh and one from Kargil. With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh has gone up to 81; 69 in Leh and 12 in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 1351 passengers were screened at KBR Airport Leh yesterday. While 111 and 440 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltse and Upshi check posts.