Among those confirmed infected on Monday were eight from Rautahat and one from Bara, said Dr. Sameer Kumar Adhikari, Joint Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health.

A 21-year-old, 21, 23, 25, 25, 29 and 30-year-old resident of Ishnath Municipality Ward No. 2, 3, 6 and 9 of Rautahat and a 28-year-old woman resident of Madhavnarayan Municipality-3 have been confirmed to be infected with corona. At the same time, the number of infected people has reached 21 in Rautahat alone. Similarly, a 38-year-old man from Baraha's Karaiyamaya Municipality-5 was also found infected in the test conducted on Monday. The number of infected people in Baraha has reached four.