Update of May 2 Regarding COVID-19 Infection

  May 2, 2021 By: INSEC

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 336,030 after additional 7,137 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on May 2, 2021. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 283,994 of the total infected have recovered and the rate of recovery has reached 84.5% along with the 1,312 latest recovered.

According to the Ministry, 16,147 swab tests were conducted in the past 24 hours. Out of the total number of tests conducted on May 2, 44% were diagnosed positive and overall there were 13.4% people diagnosed positive till now. On May 2, 623 people below the age of 19 were diagnosed positive for COVID-19.

Till now, the death toll has reached 3,325. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 27 people died on May 2. There are 48,711 in isolation. There are more than 500 active cases in Morang, Parsa, Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur, Chitwan, Kaski, Dang, Rupandehi, Banke, Surkhet and Kailali.

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