Update of January 24 Regarding COVID-19 Infection
The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 269,450 after additional 270 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on January 24, 2020. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 264,137 of the total infected have recovered. On January 24, the rate of recovery reached 98% along with the 403 latest recovered. The ministry reported that 3,312 people are being treated. Out of which 2,537 are in home isolation, 139 are being treated in ICU, and 23 are being treated with the support of the ventilators. Till now, the death toll has reached 2,001. According to the Ministry, 4,413 swab tests were conducted in the past 24 hours. There aren’t any active cases in Rukum West, Kalikot, and Mugu, while Kathmandu has more than 500 active cases.
In Karnali Province,
According to Salyan representative Meena Budhathoki, the schools have been closed for a week after teachers and students at Prabhakar Secondary School, Devasthal and Ganga Primary School, Amra in Bangad Kupinde Municipality tested positive for COVID-19. According to Shikhar Yeri, Principal of Prabhakar Higher Secondary School, the school has been closed for one week from January 24 to January 30 after 10 out of 46 teachers and students and three teachers of Ganga Primary School tested positive.
Rape Accused Arrested
Police have arrested Narayan Malla, 35, of Rampur Municipality-3 on June 14, 2021, on the charges of raping a 65-year-old woman. According to DSP Rameshwor Twati of the District Police…
Complaint Filed Against Accused of Sexual Abuse
A complaint was lodged against Saguni Mahato, 70, of Golbazar Municipality-6 at the Area Police Office, Golbazar on June 13, 2021, on the charge of sexually abusing an eight-year-old and…
Accused Arrested for Shooting Medicine Dealer
Area Police Office, Mirchaiya have arrested Suryadev Safi, 42, Rohit Safi, 23, of Mirchaiya Municipality-6 and Mohammad Hakim Fakir, 45, of Golbazar Municipality-11 on the charge of shooting Ram Sagar…
Husband Accused in Acid Attack; Complaint Filed
Deepika BK, 37, of Chandranigahapur, Chandrapur Municipality-4 has lodged a complaint at the Area Police Office, Chandranigahapur on June 13 accusing her husband Deepak BK, 42, of injuring her by…