UT Ladakh reports 21 new Covid-19 positive cases; 09 patients cured and discharged
Leh, Jan 07: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 21 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday. 20 positive sample reports were received by CMO Leh and one positive sample report was received by CMO Kargil. No death was reported yesterday.
While a total of 492 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh. 242 sample reports in Leh and 228 sample reports in Kargil were found negative.
The bulletin further informs that nine patients have been discharged. The patients were discharged by CMO Leh.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 269; 232 cases in Leh and 37 cases in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 680 passengers were screened at KBR Airport Leh yesterday. While 57 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post.