Leh, Jan 14: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, 124 new positive sample reports of Covid-19 were received yesterday. 104 positive sample reports were received by CMO Leh and 20 positive sample reports were received by CMO Kargil. No deaths were reported in the UT yesterday.
While a total of 1207 sample reports were tested in UT Ladakh. 613 sample reports in Leh and 467 sample reports in Kargil were found to be negative.
The bulletin further informs that 28 patients have been discharged. 20 patients were discharged by CMO Leh and eight patients were discharged by CMO Kargil.
With this, the total number of Covid-19 active cases in UT Ladakh is 598; 552 cases in Leh and 46 cases in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 375 passengers were screened at the KBR Airport, Leh while 134 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post and 167 passengers were screened at Khangral check post