LADAKH — Ladakh reported 165 fresh COVID-19 cases, 105 recoveries and two deaths on Monday, as per the Department of Information and Public Relations, Leh.
With this, the total number of cases in the region escalated to 18310 including 1,614 active cases and 16,859 total recoveries. However, the total death toll surged to 187 including the new deaths.
Out of the total number of active cases, 1395 cases lie in Leh and 219 cases in Kargil district.
To battle with the COVID-19 pandemic, the official data informed that nearly 94.39 per cent of the beneficiaries have been vaccinated with the first dose and nearly 40.49 per cent of the beneficiaries have been vaccinated with the second dose.
Meanwhile, the government extended the ongoing ‘Corona curfew’ in Leh till June 7.
All movement passes have been withdrawn, and the government offices have been asked to not participate in any kind of public dealing, reads an order issued by the District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA), Leh.
“Besides some exemptions, there will be a complete restriction on weekends on all kinds of activities/movements in Leh.” (ANI)