Update of April 15 Regarding COVID-19 Infection

  April 15, 2021 By: INSEC

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 282,054 after additional 480 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on April 15, 2021.

According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 274,604 of the total infected have recovered.

On April 15 the rate of recovery reached 97.4% along with the 157 latest recovered. According to the Ministry, 3,588 swab tests were conducted in the past 24 hours.

Till now, the death toll has reached 3,066. There are 4,384 in isolation.

Fourteen districts, including three in the Kathmandu Valley, have been severely affected by the COVID-19 infection. The Ministry of Health and Population has classified Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur, Kaski, Rupandehi, Chitwan, Banke, Parsa, Kailali, Morang, Dang, Surkhet, Bara and Baglung as the worst affected districts.

Due to the rapid increase in COVID infection, 14 districts have been placed in the worst affected areas. It is mentioned in the release issued by Dr Samir Adhikari on April 15.

A 58-year-old man and an 81-year-old woman living in a PepsiCola-based Sun City apartment in Kageshwari Manohara Municipality of Kathmandu tested positive for COVID-19 on April 15 last year. The infected people came from the UK.

Click here to read the report of April 15, 2020

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