Kathmandu, September 9
Nepal’s coronavirus tally jumped to 49,219 on Wednesday with 1,081 new COVID-19 circumstances recorded throughout the nation, a senior well being official mentioned.
The nation additionally recorded six new coronavirus-linked deaths within the final 24 hours, taking the toll to 312, mentioned Dr Jageshwar Gautam, the spokesperson for the Ministry of Health and Population.
Gautam mentioned 1,081 new circumstances of COVID-19 have been detected whereas finishing up 11,167 checks at numerous labs throughout the nation.
He mentioned a complete of 918 individuals, who earlier examined optimistic for the virus, have been discharged after they totally recovered from the illness.
Kathmandu Valley has recorded 464 new circumstances of COVID-19, taking its tally to 9,440 as of Wednesday, the official mentioned.
“With this, the number of COVID-19 infected people discharged after full recovery has reached 33,882,” he mentioned.
There are at the moment 15,025 lively circumstances of coronavirus at numerous isolation centres.
With six new COVID-19 deaths reported on Wednesday, the nation’s coronavirus demise toll has reached 312, the official mentioned. PTI