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MoHP reports 1446 new COVID cases, 2 deaths on Monday


Nepalnews
2022 Jan 10, 16:59, Kahtmandu

The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) Monday confirmed the detection of 1446 new cases of coronavirus infection. With this, the COVID count has reached 833,946. Additionally, 89 persons have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 in the antigen test.

Likewise, the MoHP has recorded 2 deaths from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. The ministry on May 19 recorded 184 deaths, the highest daily number. As of Sunday, the nationwide death toll from COVID-19 has reached 11,604. Presently, there are 6,755 active cases in Nepal.

Meanwhile, the three districts of Kathmandu valley have recorded 615 cases in the past 24 hours. Kathmandu logged 675 cases, Lalitpur logged 136 cases and Bhaktapur logged 65 cases, as per the data released by the MoHP.

As many as 255 patients of COVID-19 have recovered in the past 24 hours. As of Sunday, a total of 814,485 people have recovered from the viral disease, the data released by the MoHP showed. Presently, the recovery rate stands at 97.8 percent while the fatality rate is 1.4 percent.

Earlier, the MoHP Sunday confirmed the detection of 1,167 new cases of coronavirus infection.

As of Monday, a total of 4,937,589 people have undergone the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test. Presently, there are 7,855 people staying in isolation while 113 others have been placed in quarantine in the country.

More than 306.08 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus worldwide while at least 5,502,712 people have died from COVID-19, following an outbreak that started in Wuhan, China, in 2019-December, COVID-19 Global tracker data shown by Reuters. It has been reported that COVID-19 infections are still rising in 132 countries where The United States is the new hotspot of COVID-19 facing a daily surge of rapid infections.

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