Update of November 20 Regarding COVID-19 Infection
The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 216,965 after additional 1,954 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on November 20, 2020. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 191,002 have recovered. On November 20, the rate of recovery reached 88% along with the 5,364 latest discharged after treatment. The ministry reported that 24,665 people are being treated. Out of which, 19,014 are in home isolation, 403 are being treated in ICU, and 63 are being treated with the support of the ventilators. Till now, the death toll has reached 1,298. According to the Ministry, 10,340 swab tests were conducted in the past 24 hours.
Sudur Paschim Province
According to Darchula representative Narendra Singh Karki, the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) Darchula distribution centre has been closed indefinitely after the death of a COVID-19 infected employee. After the death of Padam Badal, a 30-year-old employee of the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA), the NEA has been shut down from November 18. An electrician died on the way to Dhangadhi for treatment after he was found to have respiratory problems.
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…