The Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed 1,897 new cases of corona infection across Nepal in the past 24 hours taking the country’s Covid-19 tally 856,218 as of Monday afternoon.
During this period, 11,609 swab samples were tested under the RT-PCR method, of which 1,488 turned out to be positive. Likewise, 4,370 people underwent antigen tests for the virus, of which an additional 409 tested positive. As of today, there are 28,911 active cases across the country.
In the past 24 hours, 1,743 people have achieved recovery whereas 20 deaths have been reported. Of the total cases so far, 728,928 people have achieved recovery.
Likewise, 10,858 died, according to the ministry. The country’s corona recovery rate currently stands at 94.6 per cent. Meanwhile, 107,232 people were vaccinated on Monday.