Nepal’s coronavirus case count has crossed the 17 thousand mark as 116 new cases and 1 death was reported in the last 24 hours. While 39 people have died of the infection, over 11,025 people have recovered, government data this evening showed.
According to the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Population Dr. Jageshwor Gautam, 116 people have been confirmed infected with covid 19 in the last 24 hours and the number of infected has reached 17,177.
According to the ministry among the 116 Nepal COVID-19 cases, 28 infected people have been added in Surkhet. Corona infection has also been confirmed in 13 people in Saptari, 11 in Nawalpur, 9 in Myagdi, 8 in Chitwan, 7 in Kathmandu, 6 in Dhanusha and 5 in Rautahat.
Similarly, 3/3 people from Kaski, Tanahu, Salyan, Dailekh, 2/2 people from Jumla, Dadeldhura, and Salyan and one person each from Dhankuta, Taplejung, Morang, Nukakot, Sindhupalchok, Dhading, Palpa, Gorkha, Achham, Jajarkot, and Mugu.
Nepal Covid-19 death Updates: The number of Nepal COVID-19 deaths due to corona virus (Covid-19) infection in Nepal has reached 39. Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Population Dr. According to Jagesh Gautam, a man from Rautahat died on Wednesday due to corona.
The deceased has been identified as a 36-year-old man of Paroha Municipality of Rautahat. He died at the intensive care unit of Narayani Hospital in Chitwan this afternoon. He returned to Nepal on July 8 and stayed in quarantine.
He was treated on the ventilator of the Intensive Care Unit of Narayani Hospital on July 13 due to fever and respiratory problems. He had returned to India for the funeral of a relative who died of corona infection. At the same time, the number of deaths due to corona infection in Nepal has reached 39.
In the last 24 hours, 5,080 samples have been tested by the PCR method. At present, there is 24,527 quarantine personnel. In different isolation 6,113 Nepal COVID-19 patients are being treated.
Another 617 people have been discharged from various hospitals and isolation centers. At the same time, the number of recoveries has reached 11,025 so far, according to the ministry. This number is 64 percent more than the total number of infected people.