51 new positive cases report in UT Ladakh; 40 patients cured and discharged
Leh, Dec. 16: As per the media bulletin released by the Directorate of Health Services UT Ladakh last night, a total of 51 persons tested positive for COVID-19 and all the positive reports were received by CMO Leh.
The bulletin further details that UT Ladakh has discharged 40 patients yesterday. Out of which 35 patients were discharged by CMO Leh and 05 by CMO Kargil. With this, the total number of COVID-19 active cases in UT Ladakh has gone up to 628; 525 in Leh district and 103 in Kargil district.
The bulletin further informed that 343 passengers were screened at KBR Airport Leh yesterday. While 58 passengers including the drivers and helpers of trucks, tankers and light motor vehicles were screened at Khaltsi check post on Monday.
(NOTE: PRESS RELEASE PUBLISHED AS RECEIVED)