53 infected people have been added in 8 districts of Gandaki including Pokhara. This morning alone, 20 new infections were added in Gandaki.

According to a statement issued by the Health Directorate on Monday evening, the total number of infected people in Gandaki has reached 593 with the addition of 53 new cases. Out of which, 17 infected people have been added in Tanahu. In Bhimad, Ghiring, Aanbukhairani and Bandipur districts, 17 infected people have been added. Among the 17 infected in Tanahu, one is a woman from Bandipur. The remaining 16 are infected men.

Similarly, Arjun Chaupari, Waling and Kaligandaki of Syangja district have been infected with the virus. Nine infected men are from Syangja. Eight infected people have been added in Tarakhola and Nisikhola of Baglung district. One of the infected people in Baglung is a 7-month-old baby. In Gandaki village municipality of Gorkha, 3 men, 3 men and 2 women have been added in Bhimsen and 3 men in Sahidalkhan.

Similarly, 1 has been infected in Kholasothar of Lamjung, 2 in Central Nepal, 1 in Dudhpokhari and 1 in Beshishahar. In Parbat, Nawalpur and Pokhara, one person has been infected.