Ladakh reports another death due to Covid


Leh: Ladakh recorded a fresh fatality due to COVID-19 and 18 new cases, taking the virus tally to 21,822 in the union territory, officials said.

The COVID-19 death toll in Ladakh has climbed to 216 with 158 deaths in Leh and 58 in Kargil since the outbreak of the pandemic last year, they said

The active cases in the union territory have come down to 190, officials said.

All the fresh cases were reported in Leh, they said.

A total of 401 sample reports in Ladakh were found negative, they said. (PTI)