KATHMANDU: Nepal has reported 11 more coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours.
According to Spokesperson at the Ministry of Health and Population, Dr Jageshwor Gautam, the country witnessed 11 more deaths taking the total death toll in Nepal to 175.
Among the 11 victims, two are women including a 46-year-old from Morang and a 53-year-old from Bhaktapur.
Likewise, male victims include three from Mahottari district, two each from Kailali and Bara, and one each from Kathmandu and Banke.
Meanwhile, the country saw as many as 885 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours on Wednesday.
According to Dr Gautam, these cases were identified while conducting a PCR test on 13,253 persons at different laboratories across the country.
As many as 301 persons in the Kathmandu Valley have been infected with COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.
Speaking at the regular press briefing, Dr. Jageshwor Gautam, Spokesperson at Ministry of Health and Population informed that 230 persons in Kathmandu, 47 in Lalitpur and 24 in Bhaktapur have been tested positive for the pandemic virus.
Meanwhile, a total of 885 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded across the country on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, 385 have returned home after complete health recovery today.
It has been said that a total of 19,504 people have returned home so after getting recovery till today.
Dr. Gautam said that there are 14,739 active cases.
The death toll reached 175 with confirmation of 11 new deaths.