Kathmandu : In the last 24 hours, an additional 1,351 people have been confirmed to be infected with the coronavirus.
At a regular press briefing on Monday, Health Ministry spokesperson Dr Jageshwor Gautam said that the number of active infected people has reached 19,624.
The total number of people recovering from the infection has reached 54,640, said Gautam. Similarly, 10 thousand 80 people have been tested for corona infection through PCR method today.
Similarly, coronavirus infection has been confirmed in 817 people in Kathmandu Valley in the last 24 hours.
According to the ministry, corona infection has been confirmed in 649 people in Kathmandu. 132 in Lalitpur and 36 in Bhaktapur. Four more people have died from coronavirus across the country, bringing the total to 481, according to the ministry.