The Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed 1,095 new cases of corona virus infection across Nepal on Monday taking the country’s Covid-19 tally to 874,629.
During this period, 10,786 swab samples were tested in the RT-PCR method, of which 975 turned out positive. Likewise, 3,031 people underwent antigen tests for the virus, of which an additional 120 tested positive.
As of now, there are 20,891 corona active cases across the country. Of them, 1,432 are hospitalised, 371 in intensive care units and 108 on ventilators.
In the past 24 hours, 2,957 people were earlier infected have achieved recovery whereas 8 deaths have been reported, according to the ministry.
Of the total cases so far, 752,170 people have achieved recovery. Likewise, 11,048 died, according to the ministry. The country’s recovery rate is 95.75 per cent at present.