A 59-year-old man from Lalitpur has died of corona virus infection. A 59-year-old man from Bungmati in Lalitpur died on Wednesday night, said Lalitpur Public Health Chief Khageshwor Gelal.

The deceased is a permanent resident of Bhansepati in Lalitpur. He died while undergoing treatment at Kist Hospital on Wednesday. The deceased was suffering from liver related disease.

The body of the deceased is still in the hospital. Meanwhile, the number of deaths from corona in Nepal has reached five. The number of infected people has reached 901 by Wednesday evening.