Leh, June 21: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, five new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday.
While a total of 238 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh 182 sample reports in Leh and 51 sample reports in Kargil were found to be negative. The bulletin further informs that five patients were cured and discharged. Out of which three patients were discharged by CMO Leh and two by CMO Kargil. UT Ladakh has received five new positive sample reports. Four positive samples reports received by CMO Leh and one by CMO Kargil. With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 27, out of which 26 active cases are in Leh district and 01 active case is in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 2121 passengers were screened at the KBR, Leh airport while 1757 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltse, 220 were screened at Upshi check post.