Leh: The Health Department on Sunday informed that Union Territory Ladakh has reported 177 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours.
The new cases have been mostly reported from Leh region of the Union Territory.
The Health Department as per news agency Kashmir News Trust said that the recovery rate in Leh is higher than Kargil. It said that as many as 181 people recovered from the disease in the said period, out of which 165 were cured and discharged in Leh and 19 in Kargil.
It said that the region has reported two deaths so far due to Covid-19.
The Health Department added that so far 16,333 Covid-19 cases have been reported in the Union Territory among which 13,439 are from Leh and 2,894 from Kargil. (KNT)