UT Ladakh reports 17 new positive cases; 29 patients cured and discharged
Leh, Dec 14: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 17 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday. All of the positive sample reports were received by CMO Leh.
While a total of 562 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh. 409 sample reports in Leh and 136 sample reports in Kargil were found negative. No deaths from Covid-19 was reported in Ladakh yesterday.
The bulletin further informs that UT Ladakh has discharged 29 patients. 26 patients were discharged by CMO Leh and 3 patients were discharged by CMO Kargil.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 178; 164 cases in Leh and 14 cases in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 517 passengers were screened at KBR Airport Leh yesterday. While 102 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post.