There have been 48 new cases of COVID-19 in Ladakh after which the total number of infected in the Union Territory has increased to 5,441.
Officials said on Saturday that 151 patients also became healthy, after which the number of patients being treated here decreased to 915. 738 people are being treated in the Leh district while 177 are being treated in the Kargil district.
So far 65 people have died due to infection in Ladakh while 4,461 patients have become healthy. He said that out of 48 new cases, 40 were found infected in Leh while eight others were found infected in Kargil district. The official said that 123 patients were discharged in Leh after infection-free, while in Kargil, 28 people became infection-free.