The number of people infected with the corona virus has reached 82 in Nepal. Dr. Samir Kumar Adhikari, Joint Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health, informed that the number of infected people has reached 82 after the infection was confirmed in seven more people in Nepalgunj on Tuesday.

Among those confirmed infected in Nepalgunj on Tuesday were men aged 22, 30 and 40 and women aged 9, 32, 34 and 55, said a joint spokesperson. He said that the health condition of all the infected people was normal. They are being monitored by health workers.

At the same time, the number of infected people has reached 23 in Nepalgunj alone. Earlier, 15 people were infected with corona in Nepalgunj on Sunday. According to the Ministry of Health, 16 of the confirmed cases in Nepal have returned home after recovery.

As the number of infected people has increased, a restraining order has been issued in Nepalgunj from Tuesday. The ministry has also informed that work is being done to identify and test the people who have come in contact with the infected by tracing their contacts.