Kathmandu, Nepal, January 12, 2020: Coronavirus infection tally of the country has advanced to 265,698 after 430 new cases recorded in the past 24 hours. Of them, 177 are females while 253 are males.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) of the total newly infected cases, 259 surfaced in Kathmandu valley alone.
Likewise, 390 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 259,358.
Meanwhile, death toll due to the infection of coronavirus has advanced to 1,932 after five more fatalities recorded in the past 24 hours.
There are currently 4,408 active cases across the country. Of them only 237 infected persons have been staying in various quarantine facilities.