Update of December 6 Regarding COVID-19 Infection
The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 240,981 after additional 1,093 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on December 6, 2020. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 225,805 of the total infected have recovered. On December 6, the rate of recovery reached 93.7% along with the 1,752 latest recovered. The ministry reported that 13,582 people are being treated. Out of which, 8,461 are in home isolation, 313 are being treated in ICU, and 55 are being treated with the support of the ventilators. Till now, the death toll has reached 1,594. According to the Ministry, 6,495 swab tests were conducted in the past 24 hours. There aren’t any active cases in Manang and Dolpa while Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur, Jhapa, Morang, and Kaski, have more than 500 active cases.
In Sudur Paschim Province,
According to Achham Representative Shivaraj Dhungana, the Mangalsen Municipality and Panchadewal Binayak Municipality have been sealed for one week from December 6 to control the sudden spread of COVID-19 infection. Chief Administrative Officer Khakendra Bahadur Sodari informed that the non-essential services have been suspended till December 12 due to the increasing number of COVID-19 infected people in the village along with the people’s representatives and 20 employees of Mangalsen Municipality. According to Sodari, vegetables, milk, and food grains will be available only from 7 am to 10 am.
The Kamal Bazar Municipality has sealed the city for two weeks to prevent the spread of COVID infection. Deputy Chief of the Municipality, Bhumisharan Dhakal Bajagain, informed that the areas other than the essential services have been closed and sealed till December 16. According to the decision of Kamalbazar Municipality Crisis Management Center, the market has been sealed for two weeks to prevent further spread. Vegetables, milk, and food grains will be available only from 7 to 10 am.
Complaint Against Accused of Domestic Violence
48-year-old Gomadevi Darji of Myanglung Municipality-10 filed a complaint at Police against her 50-year-old husband Jelal Darji accusing him of domestic violence. ASI Rita Pokharel, Chief of the Women, Children…
Poverty Led Children of Tekanpur to leave School and Work as Wage Laborers
Children from Dalit Community of Manthali Municipality-2, Tekanpur are compelled to leave schools and have been working as wage laborers due to poverty. Dalit families from around 90 households of…
Complaint Against Accused of Rape
The aggrieved party filed a complaint against 21-year-old Dipak Chauhan of Suddhodhan Rural Municipality-5 Gogouli at the District Police Office on February 25 alleging that he raped a 17-year-old girl…
Accused of Killing Arrested
Police arrested 40-year-old Kaji Sherpa on the charge of fatally beating his 38-year-old wife Kimu Sherpa of Siddhicharan Municipality-5, Biplate. Inspector Bikash Rai of the District Police Office said that…