Kathmandu : Coronavirus infection has been confirmed in 62 people in the last 24 hours in the Kathmandu Valley. Among the infected, 48 are from Kathmandu, 13 from Bhaktapur and one from Lalitpur.
At a regular press briefing on Tuesday, Health Ministry spokesperson Dr Jageshwor Gautam said 259 people, including 62 from the Valley, had been infected in the last 24 hours.
He also said that the total number of corona infections has reached 21,009 across the country. Of them, 15,026 have recovered from corona infection so far.
At present, a total of 5,925 infected people are being treated across the country.
To date, 4 lakh 6 thousand 500 tests have been performed using the PCR method.