Kathmandu: Coronavirus infection has been confirmed in 953 people in the last 24 hours.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 750 out of 7,050 PCR tests and 163 out of 3,529 antigen tests tested positive for covid-19.
In the last 24 hours, six people have died due to corona infection while 1,371 people have been recovered from the infection.
There are 19,700 active cases of coronavirus at the moment, of which 18,340 are in home isolation and 1,360 are in institutional isolation. The death toll from the coronavirus has risen to 11,087 so far.
In the last 24 hours, 198 people have been found infected in Kathmandu, 73 in Lalitpur, 40 in Bhaktapur, 70 in Kaski, 55 in Sunsari, 54 in Morang, 32 in Jhapa, 73 in Surkhet and 35 in Rupandehi.