Corona virus (Covid-19) infection was confirmed in 59 people on the same day on Friday. According to the Joint Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Population Dr. Sameer Kumar Adhikari, the corona infection was confirmed in 9 more people on Friday night and the number of infected people has reached 516.
The nine newly confirmed patients have been tested at the National Public Health Laboratory, Kathmandu, BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, and Insect Disease Research and Training Center, Hetauda.
The infected are 45-year-old women of Hataunda-3 and 42-year-old women of Bhaktapur-9. Similarly, there are 35-year-old men of Saptari Lan-Bihul Municipality and 22-year-old, 27, 30, 34, 38 and 45-year-old men of Bara Mimargarh Municipality.
On Friday morning at 30, 20 in the afternoon and 9 in the evening 59 people were confirmed corona positive on the same day. Three men in the quarantine of Saraswati Mavic in Kailali, a 28-year-old man from Dadeldhura with 10 houses in Parasuram and a 22-year-old man from Shivnath 1 in Baitadi had tested positive in the laboratory of Seti Provincial Hospital.
Similarly, 14 people in the age group of 18 to 61 years in Banke tested positive in the laboratory of Bheri Hospital. Similarly, the PCR report of a 41-year-old man of Ratuwamai-2 of Morang has also been found positive. The corona was confirmed in 20 people on Friday afternoon.
Corona infection was confirmed in 30 people on Friday morning alone. Corona was found infected in Nawalparasi (east of Bardaghat Susta), Chitwan, Nawalparasi, Kapilvastu and Sarlahi districts. The infected were found in tests conducted at the National Public Health Laboratory, Kathmandu and Bharatpur Hospital, Chitwan.
A 45-year-old man from Vinay Triveni Gaonpalika-6, Nawalparasi (East of Bardaghat Susta), Kesarbagh, a resident of Bharatpur Mahanagarpalika-6, a 74-year-old man and a 73-year-old woman from Chitwan. The infection was confirmed in a male, 15-year-old girl.
Similarly, Kapilvastu Banganga Municipality, Mayadevi Village Municipality 24, 25, 27, 29, 34, 36, 45, 53 year old men and 8 year old girls, Sarlahi, Godaita Municipality 8, 9, 11, 13 and 14 and Ramnagar Bahuarwa Village Municipality-7 Corona positive was seen in 22, 22, 24, 25, 25, 27, 32, 34, 34, 35, 38, 38, 38, 39 year old men and 18 year old girl.
So far, 70 people have been discharged and three has died. Of those infected, 440 are males and 76 are females. Three people have died. So far, 42,488 samples have been tested by PCR method and 82,116 samples by the RDT method. In the last 24 hours, three thousand eight hundred and nineteen tests have been done by PCR method and three thousand four hundred and twenty one by RDT method.