900 new cases of COVID19, including 348 in Valley

900 new cases of COVID19, including 348 in Valley


KATHMANDU: A total of 900 new cases of coronavirus infection were reported in the country in the past 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Population.
With this, the Covid-19 caseload has reached 282,890.

The new cases were detected from 5,537 PCR and 621 antigen tests conducted during the same period. 

Among the new cases, Kathmandu recorded 286 cases, Lalitpur 43 and Bhaktapur 19. Similarly, 501 Covid-19 infected people were recovered in the past 24 hours taking the total recovery at 2,74,812, said the Ministry.

There are 5,800 active cases in the country. 

Likewise, 4 people have succumbed to the flu-like infection which has taken the Covid-19 fatality to 3,070 as of now, added the Ministry.