Kathmandu : The number of people infected with the coronavirus in Chitwan has crossed 500. The number of active cases of corona virus in the district has reached 579.
According to the Health Office, Chitwan, 121 people were infected with corona on Tuesday. In the tests conducted at Bharatpur Hospital Covid-19 and the laboratory of Chitwan Medical College, 165 people tested positive, out of which 121 were from Chitwan. Of the added infected, 92 are from Bharatpur. T
he laboratory of Bharatpur Hospital has confirmed the infection in 42 people including 16 men in the age group of 10 months to 56 years and 26 women in the age group of 7 to 76 years.
Meanwhile, corona has been confirmed in 50 people of Bharatpur in the laboratory of Chitwan Medical College.
Similarly, corona has been confirmed in 20 persons of Ratnanagar of East Chitwan. The reports of three in the laboratory of Bharatpur Hospital nad 17 in Chitwan Medical College have come positive.
Corona has been confirmed in seven of Khaireni and one each of Rapti, Kalika and Ichcha Kamana.