Kathmandu : In the last 24 hours, corona infection has been confirmed in 103 people in Province 2.
According to the Ministry of Social Development, 103 people, including 21 women, have been infected. At the same time, the number of infected people in the state has reached 3,200.
The most infected are seen in Rautahat. The ministry said that 44 people were confirmed infected in Rautahat, 20 in Dhanusha, 21 in Sarlahi, 12 in Mahottari and six in Saptari.
Tests conducted at the National Public Health Laboratory in Kathmandu, Provincial Public Health Laboratory in Janakpur and Gajendra Narayan Singh Sagarmatha Hospital in Rajbiraj have confirmed corona infection in them, the ministry said.
So far, throat swabs of 41,151 people have been collected in Province 2, of which 6,816 are yet to be reported. On Wednesday alone, 125 people have returned home after treatment. In Province 2, the number of people recovering from corona has reached 1,234.