August 8, Surkhet. In the last 24 hours, 51 people have been confirmed infected with Corona virus (Covid-19) in Karnali.
According to the Health Services Division of the Ministry of Social Development, the infection was confirmed in 51 people, including 37, in a laboratory test at Chaurjahari in Rukum West.
The highest number of 18 people are from Musikot Municipality and Saniveri Village Municipality of Rukum West. Similarly, 15 new infected people have been added in Bheri municipality of Jajarket alone. Ward no. Infections 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 and 10 have been reported in two women and 13 men.
Tests conducted at the Chaurajahari laboratory have shown infection in one person each in Bardiya, Dadeldhura, Dhading and Udayapur.
Tests at the Surkhet-based state hospital and livestock disease research laboratory have confirmed the infection in 11 people. Among them, two each from Surkhet, Chitwan and Kanchanpur, one each from Salyan, Kailali, Sarlahi, Rupandehi and Bardiya, said Nawaraj Kandel, Health Education Officer at the Health Services Division of the Ministry of Social Development.
According to Chetanidhi Wagle, head of the District Public Health Office, Surkhet, swabs were collected at Babai Naka except two from Surkhet and one from Salyan. They are drivers and locals.
Similarly, tests conducted at Karnali Institute of Health Sciences Jumla Laboratory have confirmed corona in three persons of Tilagufa Municipality of Calicut. At the same time, the number of corona cases in Karnali has reached 2295.
Similarly, 19 more corona-infected people were discharged in Karnali on Monday. At the same time, the number of discharges in the state has reached 1992, according to the health department. In Karnali, six people have died of corona infection and 297 are in isolation.