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Baglung Covid-19 patient not to be brought to Kathmandu

Pokhara, March 29 Health officials in Gandaki province have decided that a teenage girl who has been confirmed as Nepal’s fifth coronavirus positive case will not be taken to Kathmandu for treatment. The 19-year-old is currently admitted to Dhaulagiri Hospital in the district, and she will stay there for further treatment, according to the Provincial […]

NAC aircraft to take back Australians stranded in Nepal to Sydney

Kathmandu, March 28 The national flag carrier, Nepal Airlines Corporation, is preparing to send a wide-body aircraft to Australia in the first week of April to evacuate the Australians who are living here amid the coronavirus infection fears. The Australian Embassy in Kathmandu had taken initiatives to take the Australians back home upon multiple requests […]

Fifth coronavirus positive case in Nepal: Baglung woman who recently returned from Belgium

Kathmandu, March 28 Nepal has confirmed the fifth coronavirus positive case in the country, on Saturday. Officials in the Ministry of Health and Population say a 19-year-old woman from Baglung district of western Nepal tested positive. She had recently returned home from Belgium. It has been learned that the woman travelled on a Qatar Airways […]

Dhangadhi Covid-19 patient says doctors don’t look after him in isolation

Dhangadhi, March 28 Nepal’s fourth Covid-19 patient, who was diagnosed with the disease on Friday, says he was not attended by any doctor or health worker since last night after he was moved to an isolated ward. The 34-year-old man, admitted to the Provincial Hospital in Dhangadhi of far-western Nepal, was isolated after the report […]

Nepal’s fourth coronavirus positive case confirmed in Dhangadhi

Kathmandu, March 27 The government has said that it has confirmed a new case of coronavirus infection in the country. The fourth case was confirmed at the Provincial Hospital in Dhangadhi, Sudurpaschim province, according to Bikas Devkota, the spokesperson at the Ministry of Health. The government had announced the confirmation of the second and third […]

305 foreigners evacuated from Nepal

Kathmandu, March 27 As many as 305 foreigners belonging to different countries have been jointly evacuated from Kathmandu on Friday morning, the fourth day of the week-long lockdown imposed to control the infection of the novel coronavirus in the country. A Qatar Airways aircraft took off the Tribhuvan International Airport carrying the foreigners, mostly French […]