UT Ladakh reports 227 new Covid-19 positive cases; 260 patients cured and discharged
Leh, Jan 30: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 227 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday. 134 positive sample reports were received by CMO Leh and 93 positive sample reports were received by CMO Kargil. One death was reported in the UT yesterday.
While a total of 1144 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh. 433 sample reports in Leh and 484 sample reports in Kargil were found to be negative.
The bulletin further informs that 260 patients have been discharged. 249 patients were discharged by CMO Leh and 11 patients were discharged by CMO Kargil.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 1261; 854 cases in Leh and 407 cases in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 390 passengers were screened at the KBR Airport, Leh while 125 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post and 117 passengers were screened at Khangral check post.