Kathmandu, February 20
The Ministry of Health and Population has informed that the country’s Covid-19 tally has reached 273,351 as of Saturday afternoon.
The ministry says 88 new cases were confirmed in the country in the past 24 hours.
In this period, 2,048 swab samples were tested. So far, 2 million and 136,309 people have been tested in the country.
As of today, 1,535 cases are active.
Of the total cases so far, 269,755 people have achieved recovery whereas 2,061 died, according to the ministry. In the past 24 hours, 136 people have been discharged whereas zero deaths have been reported.
Over 50 people are quarantined across the country.