The total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infections in the Union Territory of Ladakh increased to three after one more person with travel history to Iran tested positive for the virus. He was part of a group that had gone to Iran on a pilgrimage. The family members of the man have been moved to the isolation centre at Heart Foundation Hospital in Leh.
Last week, two persons tested positive for the contagious virus in the union territory. (Ladakh Coronavirus Helpline Numbers)
All the patients belong to Chushot Gongma area where people from a pilgrimage from Iran had returned back last month. The area has been cordoned off and all essential supplies are being provided to the villagers by the union territory administration, the official said.
Coronavirus Helpline Numbers in Ladakh
The people from Ladakh can reach out to the helpline numbers provided below any queries or support related to COVID19:

  • Central Helpline Number: +91-11-23978043
  • Ladakh Helpline Number: 1982256462
  • Email: ncov2019Admin.com

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Coronavirus Test Lab
The coronavirus lab test facility is available at the medical institutions located in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir:

  • Sher-e- Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar
  • Government Medical College, Jammu

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