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Nepal reports 76 new COVID cases


Nepalnews
2022 Sep 23, 18:49, Kathmandu
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The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) on Friday confirmed the detection of 76 new cases of coronavirus infection. With this, the COVID count has reached 999506. Additionally, 23people have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 in the antigen test.

Likewise, the MoHP has recorded 0 deaths from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. The ministry on May 19 recorded 184 deaths, the highest daily number. As of Friday, the nationwide death toll from COVID-19 has reached 12,016. Presently, there are 1371 active cases in Nepal.

Meanwhile, the three districts of Kathmandu valley alone have recorded 40 cases in the past 24 hours. Kathmandu logged 35 cases, Lalitpur logged 5 case and Bhaktapur logged 0 case, as per the data released by the MoHP.

As many as 87 patients of COVID-19 have recovered in the past 24 hours. As of Friday a total of 986119 people have recovered from the viral disease, the data released by the MoHP showed. Presently, the recovery rate stands at98.7 percent while the fatality rate is 1.2 percent.

As of Friday, a total of5929117 people have undergone the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test.

619,203,605 people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus worldwide while at least 6,536,797people have died from COVID-19, following an outbreak that started in Wuhan, China, in 2019-December.


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