Kathmandu, January 20
The Ministry of Health and Population has informed that the country’s Covid-19 tally has reached 268,310 as of Wednesday afternoon.
The ministry says 318 new cases were confirmed in the country in the past 24 hours.
In this period, 5,012 swab samples were tested. So far, 2 million 26,726 and people have been tested in the country.
As of today, 3,693 cases are active.
Of the total cases so far, 262,642 people have achieved recovery whereas 1,975 died, according to the ministry. In the past 24 hours, 383 people have been discharged whereas six deaths have been reported.
Over 150 people are quarantined across the country.