In the last 24 hours, an additional 334 people have been confirmed to be infected with the corona, bringing the total to 2,634, the ministry said on Thursday.
According to Dr. Vikas Devkota, spokesperson at the regular media briefing, 113 people have been infected in Dailekh, 42 in Banke, 29 in Kapilvastu, 29 in Morang, 1 in Taplejung, 2 in Morang, 1 in Parsa, 5 in Jhapa,13 in Saptari, 7 in Bara, 7 in Sindhuli, 1 in Myagdi, 10 in Baglung and 4 in Parbat. , 1 in Syangja, 3 in Doti, 15 in Dang and 1 in Mugu. Similarly, there are 3 from Khotang, 5 from Bara, 6 from Dhanusha, 3 from Mahottari, 64 from Rautahat and 3 from Sarlahi.
According to the ministry, 125,564 samples have been tested using RDT method in Nepal till Thursday. So far, 84,134 tests have been done using PCR method. So far, the corona infection has killed 10 people in Sindhupalchowk, one in Banke, one in Gulmi, one in Bara, one in Lalitpur and one in Arghakhanchi, one in Dailekh, one in Bajura and 10 in Dolakha and Palpa.