KATHMANDU: Nepal recorded a total of 834 new cases of coronavirus infection in the past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 730 persons tested positive for COVID-19 through the RT-PCR method while 104 tested positive through the Antigen method.
According to the Ministry, 232 persons in Kathmandu, 24 in Lalitpur, and 23 in Bhaktapur have been tested positive for COVID-19, making the Kathmandu valley’s fresh coronavirus cases 279 in the past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry, 9 people have succumbed to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Meanwhile, 1,279 persons have returned home after a complete health recovery from COVID-19.