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Nepal Covid-19 tally hits 507 with additional 20 cases

Kathmandu, May 22 The Ministry of Health and Population says 20 additional Covid-19 cases have been reported in the country since the latest update on Friday morning. With this, the number of cases in the country has reached 507. The ministry’s spokesperson Bikas Devkota informs in his daily press briefing that 14 new cases have […]

21 Covid-19 patients discharged in Banke

Kathmandu, May 22 Twenty-one Covid-19 patients in Banke, one of the districts with the highest numbers of cases, have achieved recovery and got discharged from the Sushil Koirala Prakhar Cancer Hospital on Friday. Those discharged from the hospital located in Khajura of the district include a 60-year-old religious leader, the first Covid-19 patients of the […]

Gulmi Covid-19 victim’s family refuses to receive body, demanding probe

Butwal, May 22 The family of the man from Gulmi who died of Covid-19 at Crimson Hospital in Manigram of Rupandehi on Thursday has not received the victim’s body yet, demanding a further probe. The victim’s brother says the case has to be investigated further as the doctors did not provide the victim any treatment […]

30 new Covid-19 cases detected; Nepal tally hits 487

Kathmandu, May 22 The Ministry of Health and Population says 30 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Nepal on Friday morning. With this, the number of coronavirus infection cases in the country has reached 487 as of 9 am today. The ministry’s joint spokesperson Sameer Kumar Adhikari says 15 cases are from Godaita […]

Nepal reports third Covid-19 death

Kathmandu, May 21 The Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed the third death incident related to the Covid-19 outbreak in the country. A 41-year-old man from Madane of Gulmi in Province 5 died in the course of treatment at Crimson Hospital in Rupandehi, the ministry’s spokesperson Bikas Devkota said in his daily press briefing […]

Kapilvastu local govts buy coronavirus test kits on own after Kathmandu’s apathy

Kathmandu, May 21 Local governments in the Kapilvastu district of Province 5 have begun buying coronavirus test kits on their own after provincial and federal governments failed to supply them adequately. A few of the local units have also begun collecting swab samples of quarantined residents to use the kits they have bought. There are […]