Update of October 21 Regarding COVID-19 Infection

  October 21, 2021 By: INSEC

The number of COVID-19 infected people has reached 807,522 after additional 470 new cases were detected positive in Nepal on October 21, 2021. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 784,811 of the total infected have recovered, and the recovery rate has reached 97.2% along with 726 latest recovered. 

According to the Ministry, 6,586 swab tests were conducted in the past 24 hours. Out of the total number of tests conducted on October 21, 7 % were diagnosed positive and overall there were 18.6% people diagnosed positive till now. 

Till now, the death toll has reached 11,326. According to the Ministry of Health and Population, eight people died on October 21. There are 11,315 people in home isolation. Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur and Kaski, have more than 500 active cases. 

On October 21, 1,963 people were tested through the antigen process among which 127 were diagnosed positive with COVID-19. Till date, 93,771 people have been diagnosed positive with antigen process. The number of infected, cured, and active cases has not been separated into this number. According to the Ministry, 6,500,463 people have been fully vaccinated till October 21.

 Corona Infographics 2078-07-04 English


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