Kathmandu : In the last 24 hours, an additional 1,954 people across the country have been confirmed to be infected with the coronavirus.
At a regular press briefing on Wednesday, Health Ministry spokesperson Dr Jageshwor Gautam said that 8,248 people had PCR and 1,954 people had been infected. According to him, the number of active infected people in the country is 39,643.
Of these, 7,709 are in institutional isolation and 31,934 in home isolation. In the last 24 hours, an additional 2,981 people have recovered from corona infection, bringing the total number of people recovering from corona infection to 121,824.
Meanwhile, the total number of deaths from corona has reached 887 so far. The ministry later said 11 people had died in just 24 hours.