Kathmandu : In Province No. 2, the collection of swab samples has been started with the objective of prevention and treatment of corona virus. So far, 30 people have been confirmed to be infected with corona in the province.
The highest number of corona has been confirmed in 17 members of the same family in Chhapkaiya, Birgunj. A team of manpower including VTM is coming to this province from Kathmandu.
Secretary at the Ministry of Social Development, Dr. Ram Prasad Ghimire, informed at a press conference today that the health workers, of the province along with the manpower would intensify the work of collecting swab samples on Saturday and Sunday.
Three thousand 173 swab samples have been collected from PCR technology in the state till date. Of these, 2,393 reports were negative and 750 reports are yet to come.
So far, 30 people have been infected with the corona virus. Of them, 28 are undergoing treatment at Narayani Hospital in Birgunj, said Secretary Dr Ghimire.