Kathmandu, January 13
The Ministry of Health and Population has informed that the country’s Covid-19 tally has reached 266,143 as of Wednesday afternoon.
The ministry says 445 new cases were confirmed in the country in the past 24 hours. 246 positive cases were reported in the Valley.
In this period, 4,154 swab samples were tested. So far, 1 million and 997,009 people have been tested in the country.
As of today, 4,434 cases are active.
Of the total cases so far, 259,772 people have achieved recovery whereas 1,937 died, according to the ministry. In the past 24 hours, 414 people have been discharged whereas five deaths have been reported.
Over 200 people are quarantined across the country.