Kathmandu : In the far western region, the report of the RDT has been positive for two. The Directorate of Health under the Ministry of Social Development said this in a Corona virus media briefing.
Chief of the Public Health Division at the Ministry of Social Development, Narendra Singh Karki, said that two of the RDT tests were positive but one was negative. He said that the RDT kits were checked on 598 people in a single day and all reports were negative.
At present, RDT checks are being carried out in all the nine districts and so far 6,177 people have been checked and 6,175 reports have been negative, said Karki.
The PCR machine installed in Dhangadhi has already received 272 tests, according to the Ministry of Social Development.
One of the five positives has gone home after being healed, and four are being treated at Seti Regional Hospital.