Ladakh reports 20 new positive cases; 74 patients discharged

LEH: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh today, a total of 20 persons tested positive for COVID-19. Out of the total positive reports, 15 positive sample reports were received by CMO Leh and 5 positive sample reports were received by CMO Kargil. The bulletin further informed that UT Ladakh has discharged 74 patients today. Out of which 73 patients were discharged by CMO Leh and one by CMO Kargil.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh has come down to 736 including 593 in Leh district and 143 in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informed that 170 passengers were screened at KBR Airport Leh today. While 109 passengers including the drivers and helpers of 56 trucks, tankers and light motor vehicles were screened at Upshi Check Post. And, 186 passengers including the drivers and helpers of 159 trucks, tankers and light motor vehicles were also screened at Khaltsi Check Post.