It has been revealed that a security guard and a health worker were deployed in Banke on Saturday to protect the infected people.

A policeman from Narainapur-3 Kalaphanta Police Post and a nurse working in the isolation ward of Sushil Koirala Acute Cancer Hospital in Khajura have been found infected. There are 23 policemen working in the police post of Kalaphanta.

On Saturday, 27 people were found to be infected with corona in Narainapur. Corona reports from other security personnel are yet to come. According to the District Police Office, preparations are being made to seal the police post and quarantine the others after the corona was confirmed in one of them. Similarly, the nurse working in the isolation ward in Khajuraho was also kept in isolation. Prakash Thapa said.

The number of infected people in Banke has reached 142 including 114 in Narainapur.