COVID-19: India records 185,248 infections, 1,026 deaths in past 24 hrs

NEW DELHI: India recorded 185,248 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the caseload to 13,871,321. Currently, 1,366,518 are undergoing treatment at various isolation centers and hospitals. Meanwhile, 12,332,688 have returned home after treatment. Similarly, the number of deaths from the coronavirus in India has crossed the 172,000-mark. With 1,026 deaths in a […]

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Health Ministry recommends closure of schools for a month

KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Health and Population has recommended closing schools and educational institutions in major cities including Kathmandu Valley for one month. The Ministry of Health has suggested the concerned continue with the studies through online classes during the period. According to the Minister of Health Hridayesh Tripathi, a new variant of the coronavirus […]

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Corona patient dies in Narayani Hospital

BIRGUNJ: A patient of coronavirus infection died while receiving treatment at Birgunj-based Narayani Hospital early this morning. The 37-year-old man from Jitpur-Simara Sub-Metropolitan City in Bara district died of the coronavirus infection. His report of COVID-19 positive was received on April 11. He was admitted to the Narayani Hospital on Monday after high fever, pneumonia […]

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Kathmandu Valley tops global pollution chart yet again

KATHMANDU: Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, has topped the global pollution chart yet again, becoming the most polluted city among 50 cities across the world. The sky of the Kathmandu Valley looks misty today with high concentration of dust particles and smoke produced by forest fires that have been currently occurring across the country. […]

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COVID-19: India records 160,694 infection cases in past 24 hrs

NEW DELHI: India recorded 160,694 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the caseload to 13,686,073. Currently, 1,264,544 are undergoing treatment at various isolation centers and hospitals. Meanwhile, 12,250,440 have returned home after treatment. Similarly, the number of deaths from the coronavirus in India has crossed the 171,000-mark. With 880 deaths in a […]

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New variant of COVID-19 reported in Nepal

KATHMANDU: As many new cases of Covid-19 are being reported in the country lately, the detection of new variant of the infection has caused a concern among the experts since the new variant seems to be more contagious. Dr Sagarraj Bhandari, director at the Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Diseases Hospital at Teku, urged one and […]

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COVID-19: India records 169,899 infection cases in past 24 hrs

NEW DELHI: India recorded 169,899 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the caseload to 13,525,364. Currently,1,201,456 are undergoing treatment at various isolation centers and hospitals. Meanwhile,12,153,699 have returned home after treatment. Similarly, the number of deaths from the coronavirus in India has crossed the 170,200-mark. With 904 deaths in a single day, […]

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