Kathmandu, Nepal, April 5, 2021: Number of coronavirus infection cases has drastically been increasing in recent days across the country including in Kathmandu valley. The spiking number of coronavirus infection has terrorized the people.
Nepal has on Monday reported 266 new cases of coronavirus infection from across the country. With the new addition, the nationwide coronavirus infection tally has advanced to 278,210.
Of the total newly recorded cases, Kathmandu district alone recorded 98 new infections cases while Lalitpur and Bhaktapur districts recorded 26 and 13 cases respectively in the past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP), 102 people, who were earlier infected with the virus, have been discharged after recovery. With the addition, recovery tally of the country has advanced to 273,342 which is equal to 98.3 percent.
With the increment of infection, the fatalities rate has also been spiking in recent days. Nepal has on Monday recorded four fatalities related to the coronavirus infection. With the addition, death toll due to the infection of coronavirus advances to 3,036.
There are currently 1,832 active cases across the country. Of them, only 64 individuals are staying in various quarantine facilities across Nepal.