Kathmandu : Three more people have been confirmed dead in Nepal due to coronavirus (Covid-19) infection. Two died at Patan Hospital and one at KMC Hospital.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, a 60 year old man from Kathmandu Metropolitan City-10 was admitted to Patan Hosptial on Asar 16. A kidney patient, he was rushed to hospital after water froze in his lungs. Corona was confirmed in a test the next day after being admitted to the hospital. He died on Asar 26th while undergoing treatment.
A 45 year old man from Panchpokhari-6, Sindhupalchowk has also died at Patan Hospital. He was admitted to the hospital on Asar 18 for treatment of tuberculosis. He was diagnosed with corona infection on the 22nd and died on the 25th.
Similarly, a 54 year old man from Gokarneshwar-4 whodied at KMC Hospital, Sinamangal has been confirmed to have corona infection. He was taken to the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Maharajgunj on Asar 19th after suffering from kidney problems. But KMC was referred as there were no beds in the ICU. His swab was collected on the 21st. But he died on the 25th without any report. The next day, corona infection was reported to be confirmed, said Mukundaraj Joshi, director of the hospital.
At the same time, the number of deaths due to corona infection in Nepal has reached 38. According to the Minsitry of Health and Population, 16,719 people have been infected so far. Of them, 8 thousand 442 have been cured.