31 new positive cases reported in UT Ladakh; 88 patients cured and discharged
Leh, Jun 12: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh, a total of 31 new positive sample reports of COVID-19 were received yesterday. Out of the total positive reports, 20 were reported in Leh and 11 in Kargil. While, a total of 2273 sample reports in UT Ladakh; Leh: 1341 and Kargil: 932 were found negative yesterday. No death from COVID-19 was reported in UT Ladakh yesterday.
The bulletin further details that UT Ladakh has discharged 88 patients yesterday. Out of which 63 patients were discharged in Leh and 25 in Kargil. With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh has come down to 796; 653 in Leh and 143 in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informs that 765 passengers were screened at KBR Airport Leh yesterday. While 240 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltse check post yesterday and 266 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, and light motor vehicles were screened at Upshi check post.
(NOTE: PRESS RELEASE PUBLISHED AS RECEIVED)