Corona infection has been confirmed in six more people in Nepalgunj of Banke district. According to a source in the Ministry of Health and Population, a test conducted at Bheri Hospital showed a corona infection.

Earlier on Sunday, the ministry had informed that nine people had contracted corona. A few days ago, a 60-year-old man from Nepalgunj sub-metropolitan area was confirmed to have corona infection.

After tracing the contact of the person, swabs of 90 people were collected and taken to the laboratory for testing. So far, corona infection has been confirmed in 15 of the tested samples.