17 Covid-19 fatalities registered on Saturday, death-toll shifts to 1,087

KATHMANDU: As many as 17 fatalities were reported in the last 24 hours with which Nepal’s Covid-19 death-tally has now advanced to 1,087.

2,753 fresh coronavirus cases as reported today took the nationwide coronavirus case count to 191,636.

Over 1.2 million deaths from the disease have been reported worldwide while the global case tally is recorded over 49 million.

On Friday, as many as 18 individuals diagnosed with Covid-19 succumbed to the disease taking the death toll to 1,069.