Kathmandu: In the last 24 hours, 214 people have died from corona virus infection.
The Ministry of Health and Population has made public the death toll on the basis of the bodies managed by the Nepal Army on Thursday afternoon. At the same time, the number of deaths due to corona infection in Nepal has reached 4,466.
The death toll from corona infections has risen sharply in recent days. A total of 225 people were died on Tuesday and 168 on Wednesday.
According to the ministry, 19,474 PCR and 771 antigen tests have confirmed corona infection in 8,960 people in the last 24 hours. So far, the number of infected has reached 431,191 people.
The number of active infected has reached 105,207. Of them, 96,379 are in home isolation and 8,828 are in institutional isolation. Of those in institutional isolation, 1,381 are in ICUs and 380 are in ventilators.
The number of people recovered from corona virus in the last 24 hours is 5,055. So far, the number of those free from infection has reached 321,518.