Over two thousand corona infections added in 24 hour; 5 death in 24 hour

Kathmandu, April 23

Corona infection has been confirmed in 2,559 people across the country in the last 24 hours.

According to the data released by the Ministry of Health and Population in the last 24 hours, 8,798 RT-PCR tests were performed where 2,449 people tested positive and 866 people were tested by antigen in which 110 people tested corona positive across the country. In total, 2 lakh 94 thousand 601 people have been confirmed as corona so far in the country.

Corona has been confirmed in 940 people in Kathmandu Valley alone in the last 24 hours. Accordingly, 760 cases have been confirmed in Kathmandu district, 106 in Lalitpur and 74 in Bhaktapur.

During this period, 410 people have become recover from corona infections. At the same time, the number of those free from infection has reached 276,755 so far. The number of active infected people is 14,724 in the country.

Five more have died in the last 24 hours. At the same time, the death toll has reached 3,122 in Nepal.