Another 16 people in Saptari have been confirmed to be infected with the corona virus.All the infected people found today are from Balan Bihul village municipality of Saptari district.
According to Saptari Health Office Chief Duniyalal Yadav, all the infected came back from different parts of India.
The coronavirus infected today range in age from 12 to 45 years. A test conducted at the VP Koirala Science Institute in Dharan confirmed the corona infection in them.
Yadav said that preparations are being made to take the infected to isolation. With the increase of 16 new corona infections in Saptari, the number of infected people in the district has reached 93.