UT Ladakh reports 19 new Covid-19 positive cases; 55 patients cured and discharged

    Publish Date: 25 February, 2022

    Leh, February 25: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 19 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday. All of them were received by CMO Leh. No deaths were reported in UT Ladakh yesterday.
    While a total of 618 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh. 484 sample reports in Leh and 114 sample reports in Kargil were found to be negative.
    The bulletin further informs that 55 patients have been discharged. 42 patients were discharged by CMO Leh, and 13 patients were discharged by CMO Kargil.
    With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 248; 228 cases in Leh and 20 cases in Kargil district.
    The bulletin further informs that 1592 passengers were screened at the KBR, Leh airport while 181 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post and 137 passengers were screened at Khangral check post.