UT Ladakh reports 23 new Covid-19 positive cases; 24 patients cured and discharged
Leh, March 4: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 23 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday. 22 positive sample reports were received by CMO Leh and 01 positive sample reports were received by CMO Kargil. No deaths were reported in UT Ladakh yesterday.
While a total of 684 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh. 626 sample reports in Leh and 29 sample reports in Kargil were found to be negative.
The bulletin further informs that 24 patients have been discharged. All of them were discharged by CMO Leh. With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 137; 135 cases in Leh and 02 cases in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 1508 passengers were screened at the KBR, Leh airport while 148 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post and 273 passengers were screened at Khangral check post.