September 22, 2021, Wednesday
Nepal 1:37:26 pm

Nepal detects 3,125 new covid – 19 cases

The Nepal Weekly
August 3, 2021

Nepal reported 2,279 fresh Covid cases on Monday, while 846 people were detected to have been infected through antigen test, adding up to a total of 3,125 single day infections. Following this, the coronavirus caseload has surged to 699,649, according to the Ministry of Health and Population.  Meanwhile, the total coronavirus recoveries stand at 658,122 with 1,925 discharges logged in the past 24 hours. On the other hand, the countrywide Covid-19 mortality toll increased to 9,898 with 23 more deaths reported in a single day. As per the latest data furnished by the health ministry, 13,811 total tests were conducted in the last 24 hours of which 10,613 were PCR tests while 3,198 were antigen tests. With this, a total of 3,622,480 PCR tests have been carried out till date.