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Two Iran-return persons test COVID-19 positive in Kargil

Two residents of Kargil who had returned from Iran and are under institutional quarantine have tested positive for COVID-19.

ANI | Kargil (Ladakh) | Updated: 23-05-2020 06:54 IST | Created: 23-05-2020 06:54 IST
Two Iran-return persons test COVID-19 positive in Kargil
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Two residents of Kargil who had returned from Iran and are under institutional quarantine have tested positive for COVID-19. The information was shared by Rigzin Samphel, Commissioner/Secretary, Health and Medical Education, Ladakh on his Twitter handle.

"Two Iran Returned ( Residents of Kargil) under Institutional Quarantine at #kargil has tested #COVID19 Positive," he tweeted. According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, a total of 44 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Ladakh out of whom 43 have recovered. (ANI)


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