KATHMANDU: Nepal recorded one new case of coronavirus in the past 24 hours as of Friday.
The confirmed case was detected through the RT-PCR method.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, a total of 1,161 swab samples were tested in the past 24 hours.
Out of them, 272 were tested through RT-PCR method and 889 through Antigen method.
Currently, there are 14 active cases in the country as three infected patients recovered in the past 24 hours.
No coronavirus-related death was recorded in the past 24 hours, and the COVID-19 death toll stands at 12,020 to date.