KATHMANDU: Nepal’s Health Ministry, in its regular press briefing, shared the latest updates on the coronavirus contagion from across the country, and government’s response to the health crisis.
As of today, 382,490 tests through Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) method have been carried out, wherein 6,993 PCR tests were carried out in the last 24 hours.
At present, there are 11,533 people under quarantine in various facilities across the country while 5,338 people are in isolation, receiving treatment.
315 new cases of coronavirus infection were reported today taking the national tally to 20,086.
As many as 93 persons earlier diagnosed with the di