Kathmandu, January 23
The Ministry of Health and Population has informed that the country’s Covid-19 tally has reached 269,180 as of Saturday afternoon.
The ministry says 232 new cases were confirmed in the country in the past 24 hours.
In this period, 3,541 swab samples were tested. So far, 2 million and 38,842 people have been tested in the country.
As of today, 3,452 cases are active.
Of the total cases so far, 263,734 people have achieved recovery whereas 1,994 died, according to the ministry. In the past 24 hours, 386 people have been discharged whereas eight deaths have been reported.
Over 100 people are quarantined across the country.