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We are back with the weekly update of the Covid-19 pandemic in Nepal. So without further ado, let’s get into the update:
Note: These updates stand correct as of 7th September 2020. The further changes will be targeted in the next updates on Mondays. We will be doing these on a weekly basis.
General case updates of Nepal (till date):
Total number of RT-PCR tests done till date: 768,345
Total positive cases: 46,257
Total recovered cases: 28,941
Total active cases(in isolation): 17,027
Total deaths: 289
Despite the increase in the number of cases every day, the number of cases of recovery seems to be going up too. With the recovery rate as high as 62.6% we can expect better days. Also, let us not be careless, always maintain our distances and wear a proper mask.
- The Ministry of Health and Population(MoHP) has declared Bir Hospital as COVID-19 hospital and the services provided by Bir Hospital until now will be shifted to National Trauma Center.
- Insurance board of Nepal has issued a notice for Insurance Companies to clear COVID-19 insurance claims of only Government labs’ reports.
- 18 people alond with 56 policemen involved during the protest regarding the chariot at Pulchowk were tested positive for COVID-19.
See you in the update next Monday, have a safe week!