Kathmandu, March 2
The Ministry of Health and Population has informed that the country’s Covid-19 tally has reached 274,294 as of Tuesday afternoon.
The ministry says 78 new cases were confirmed in the country in the past 24 hours.
In this period, 4,127 swab samples were tested. So far, 2 million and 170,112 people have been tested in the country.
As of today, 974 cases are active.
Of the total cases so far, 270,543 people have achieved recovery whereas 2,777 died, according to the ministry. In the past 24 hours, 72 people have been discharged whereas no deaths have been reported.
Over 50 people are quarantined across the country.