61 died while 6,295 recovered from corona

Kathmandu: In the last 24 hours, 6,295 corona infections have been recovered from corona infection. Similarly, corona virus (Covid-19) infection has been confirmed in an additional 3,384 people across the country. A total of 14,494 samples tested including 8,506 samples for PCR and 5,988 samples for antigen. Of which 2,382 PCR samples while 1,082 antigen… Continue reading 61 died while 6,295 recovered from corona

Preparations against third wave of COVID-19 underway in Banke

Ranja (Rashtriya Samachar Samiti): Preparations for the third wave have begun in Banke, which has become a ‘hotspot’ at the beginning of the first and second waves of the COVID-19 pandemic. The locals of Banke are preparing for the prevention and response of the third wave of corona virus outbreak. Khajura rural municipality Chairman Kismat… Continue reading Preparations against third wave of COVID-19 underway in Banke

G-7 nations gather to pledge 1B vaccine doses for world

U.S. President Joe Biden poses for a picture during a meeting with Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson (not pictured) ahead of the G7 summit Carbis Bay Hotel, Carbis Bay, Cornwall, Britain, Thursday June 10, 2021. Photo Courtesy: AP

CARBIS BAY, England (AP): World leaders from the Group of Seven industrialized nations are set to commit at their summit to share at least 1 billion coronavirus shots with struggling countries around the world — half the doses coming from the U.S. and 100 million from the U.K. Vaccine sharing commitments from President Joe Biden… Continue reading G-7 nations gather to pledge 1B vaccine doses for world

Vaccination against covid infection halts in Kathmandu valley

Kathmandu: The vaccination campaign against covid-19 infection in Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has been halted in lack of vaccines. According to KMC vaccination program had to be postponed due to the government’s inability to provide enough vaccines. The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) had launched a campaign to give Chinese vaccine (Verosell) to senior citizens in… Continue reading Vaccination against covid infection halts in Kathmandu valley

Health Ministry’s direction to inspect covid hospital fees

Kathmandu: The Ministry of Health has written a letter to the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies to monitor hospitals and take action against those who have been charged more than prescribed for corona treatment. According to a letter sent to Commerce Ministry by the Health Emergency Operations Center under the Ministry of Health and… Continue reading Health Ministry’s direction to inspect covid hospital fees

Corona infection in another 5,153 people, 108 dies

Kathmandu: In the last 24 hours, 5,153 people have been confirmed to be infected with the corona virus. Out of 12,065 PCR tests 3,870 and out of 5,611 antigen tests, 1,283 people have been tested positive. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 108 people have died and 6,570 have been recovered from corona… Continue reading Corona infection in another 5,153 people, 108 dies

4,472 people infected, 7,000 recovered from corona in last 24 hours

Kathmandu: A total of 4,472 people have been infected with the corona virus in Nepal in the last 24 hours. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, among the PCR/RT test on 1,202 people and antigent test on 5,101 people, 4,472 people have been confirmed positive. Now, the number of confirmed cases of corona… Continue reading 4,472 people infected, 7,000 recovered from corona in last 24 hours

Health Ministry urges senior citizen above 65 years to have patience for vaccine

Kathmandu: The government has urged those waiting for the second dose of covshield vaccine to be patient for some time. Spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Population, Dr. Krishna Prasad Poudel, said that the people in the age group of 65 years and above and those in the Himalayan region above 55 years of… Continue reading Health Ministry urges senior citizen above 65 years to have patience for vaccine