Ladakh reports 21 fresh Covid-19 positive cases; 17 recoveries

Ladakh reports 5 fresh Covid-19 positive cases

Leh: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 21 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received on Friday.
18 positive sample reports were received by CMO Leh and 3 positive sample reports were received by CMO Kargil.
While a total of 686 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh. 427 sample reports in Leh and 238 sample reports in Kargil were found negative. No death from Covid-19 was reported in Ladakh.
The bulletin further informs that UT Ladakh has discharged 17 patients. 12 patients were discharged by CMO Leh and 5 patients were discharged by CMO Kargil.
With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 167; 155 cases in Leh and 12 cases in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 609 passengers were screened at KBR Airport Leh. While 205 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post.