Kathmandu : Infection has intensified in Mahottari within the prohibition imposed to evade the Covid-19 terror.
This time, since the beginning of the new year 2078 BS, the recurrence of the infection in the district since Bhaisak 10 has increased even more sharply since the prohibition was issued in the district.
According to the Health Office, Mahottari, 386 new infections have been reported since the prohibition was issued on Wednesday morning.
As of Bhaisak 21, 254 cases had been confirmed. According to Pratibha Singh, a management resource person at the District Administration Office, Mahottari, a total of 386 new infected people have been added to the district since Saturday.
Of them, 97 tested at Jaleshwor Hospital, Provincial Hospital, Janakpur and 51 tested at Bardibas Hospital were confirmed on Saturday.
Eleven people have died due to the infection in the district. Singh, who is also a public health inspector, said four people died within the prohibition period.
(Source : Ratopati)