6 new positive cases report in UT Ladakh; 8 patients cured and discharged
Leh, Aug 19: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, six new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday and all the cases were reported in Leh. While a total of 1810 sample reports in UT Ladakh – Leh: 810 and Kargil: 1000 were found negative.
No death from Covid-19 was reported in UT Ladakh yesterday.
The bulletin further details that UT Ladakh has discharged eight patients yesterday, three from Leh and five from Kargil. With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh has come down to 79; 72 in Leh and seven in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 1244 passengers were screened at KBR Airport Leh yesterday. While 114 and 665 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltse and Upshi check posts.