UT Ladakh reports 160 new Covid-19 positive cases; 153 patients cured and discharged
Leh, Feb 04: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 160 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday. 95 positive sample reports were received by CMO Leh and 65 positive sample reports were received by CMO Kargil. No deaths were reported in UT Ladakh yesterday.
While a total of 1241 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh. 513 sample reports in Leh and 568 sample reports in Kargil were found to be negative.
The bulletin further informs that 153 patients have been discharged. 88 patients were discharged by CMO Leh and 65, patients were discharged by CMO Kargil.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 1147; 705 cases in Leh and 442 cases in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 75 passengers were screened at the KBR Airport, Leh while 111 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post and 85 passengers were screened at Khangral check post.