Update of February 26 Regarding COVID-19 Infection

  February 26, 2022 By: INSEC

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 976,771 after additional 101 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on February 26, 2022. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 955,998 of the total infected have recovered, and the recovery rate has reached 97.9% along with 540 latest recovered. There are 8,839 active infected cases at present.

According to the Ministry, 2,239 swab tests were conducted in the past 24 hours. Out of the total number of tests conducted on February 26, 5% were diagnosed positive and overall there were 18.1% people diagnosed positive till now.

Till now, the death toll has reached 11,934. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, two died on February 26. Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Kaski have more than 500 active cases.

On February 26, 2,913 people were tested through the antigen process among which 155 were diagnosed positive with COVID-19. Till date, 139,309 people have been diagnosed positive with the antigen method. The number of infected, cured, and active cases has not been separated in this data. Till February 26, 17,382,138 people have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


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