Kathmandu, Nepal, April 20, 2021: coronavirus infection tally advanced to 287,567 after 1,667 new cases reported from across the country in the past 24 hours by Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP), of the newly infected cases, 626 are females while 1,041 are males. Of the total newly infected cases, Kathmandu district alone records 550 cases.
Likewise, 251 people, who were earlier infected with the virus, have been discharged after recovery in the past 24 hours. With the addition, total recovery tally of the country has advanced to 275,806.
Meanwhile, death toll due to the infection of coronavirus has advanced to 3102 after 11 coronavirus infection related fatalities reported in the past 24 hours.
There are currently 8,659 active cases of coronavirus across the country. Of them, only 92 individuals are staying in various quarantine facilities.