In Ladakh, District Magistrate of Leh has ordered closure of all educational institutions till 30th of this month. AIR correspondent reports, The exponential upsurge in the covid 19 active cases in Leh district of Ladakh has forced the authorities to closed down the educational institutions in the district.
In an order issued yesterday night, the District Magistrate has ordered the concern authorities to close educational institutions to impart on campus or in person education to the students of all the classes including intermediate classes. However, it has also ordered to resume the online classes during the closure period.
Meanwhile, one death case due to corona virus infection was reported in the past twenty four hours. Ladakh also witnessed highest daily spike today as 354 more new cases was reported during the past twenty four hours. With this , the total tally of active cases is now 1671 in the Union Territory. 41cases are admitted in Covid dedicated hospitals and rest of them placed under observation are either at Covid Care Centres, facility Isolation Centre and Home Isolation.