KATHMANDU, FEBRUARY 2
Nepal's Health Ministry shared the latest updates on coronavirus contagion from across the country.
Till date, 2,081,695 tests through Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) method have been carried out wherein 3,597 tests were performed in the last 24 hours.
At present, there are 95 people under quarantine in various facilities across the country. The number of active cases in Nepal is 2,335.
142 new cases of the coronavirus infection were registered today taking the national tally to 271,431.
As many as 206 persons earlier diagnosed with the disease have tested negative in the last 24 hours. With the recent addition, the national COVID-19 recovery tally has now reached 267,065.
Meanwhile, one more fatality was confirmed by the Ministry today, with which the country's COVID-19 death tally has reached 2,031.
As of today, the country has witnessed 271,431 cases of the coronavirus infection while 267,065 people have recovered from the disease. Meanwhile, 2,031 COVID-19 fatalities have been confirmed.