The Nepal Weekly | June 27, 2021
As the Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed 1,920 new cases of corona virus infection in the past 24 hours Nepal’s Covid-19 tally has reached 665,777 as of Sunday. During this period, 6,000 swab samples were tested in the RT-PCR method, of which 1,353 turned positive. Likewise, 3,836 people underwent antigen tests for the virus, of which an additional 567 tested positive. As of Sunday, there are 40,336 corona active cases across the country. In the past 24 hours, 3,007 people have achieved recovery whereas 34 deaths have been reported. Of the total cases so far, 584,334 people have achieved recovery. Likewise, 9,009 died, according to the ministry. Nepal’s current recovery rate stands at 92.2 per cent.