Tag: coronavirus in Nepal

Province 2 identifies 12 coronavirus hotspots

Janakpurdham, April 14 After discovering four coronavirus positive cases in the past two days, the Province 2 government has identified 12 hotspots of coronavirus infection, deciding to take maximum precautions in these areas. Earlier on Sunday, three Indian nationals who were moving in different places of the province for the past two months and currently […]

Another coronavirus positive case in Nepal; tally reaches 14

Kathmandu, April 13 Another person is confirmed to have been infected with the novel coronavirus on Monday afternoon. With this, the number of coronavirus infected persons in Nepal has reached 14. A 19-year-old boy in Rautahat district of southern Nepal tested positive for the virus, according to health officials. He was quarantined for the past […]

Nepal’s 13th coronavirus case: Kailali’s 65-year-old woman

Dhangadhi, April 13 Nepal has confirmed its 13th coronavirus positive case on Monday. A 65-year-old woman in Kailali district of Sudurpaschim tested positive for the virus, according to health officials. The woman was quarantined at Lamki Multiple Campus in Lamki Chuha of the district for the past two weeks. The woman had a teashop in […]

Three Indians in Nepal test positive for coronavirus

Birgunj, April 12 Three Indian citizens currently staying in Birgunj, a border city of Nepal, have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. With this, the number of coronavirus positive cases in Nepal has reached 12. An official at the Ministry of Health informs that the National Public Health Laboratory in Kathmandu has confirmed the infection […]

Gandaki CM telephones Baglung’s first Covid-19 patient, assures ‘good treatment’

Kathmandu, April 9 Gandaki Chief Minister Prithvi Subba Gurung telephoned a patient of Covid-19 in Baglung district of the province on Thursday and took stock of her health. The young woman from the district, who had recently returned home from Belgium, had tested positive for the virus around one week after her return flight. She […]

Govt to conduct rapid tests for coronavirus in three districts

Kathmandu, April 4 Worried about the country’s entry to the ‘second stage’ of coronavirus transmission, the government on Saturday evening decided to conduct rapid tests for coronavirus infection in three districts of the country: Baglung, Kailali, and Kanchanpur. Baglung district already has two active coronavirus positive cases whereas the threat of the outbreak in Kailali […]