207 new Covid-19 cases recorded today in Kathmandu valley

KATHMANDU: The three districts of Kathmandu valley recorded 207 additional cases of coronavirus infection, on Friday.

Of the newly infected, 90 are females while 117 are males.

Kathmandu district alone witnessed 171 cases of infection while Lalitpur and Bhaktapur reported 23 and 13 cases, respectively. At present, there are 2,406 active Covid-19 cases in Kathmandu while number of the same in Lalitpur is 301 and that in Bhaktapur is 137.

As many as 477 people have lost their lives to Covid-19 in Kathmandu. Likewise, 151 fatalities have been reported in Lalitpur and 110 in Bhaktapur, so far.

Meanwhile, total number of people who have recovered from the disease in Kathmandu is 95,564. Likewise, 15,053 people have recovered in Lalitpur and 8,765 in Bhaktapur.

Today, 554 new cases of coronavirus infection surfaced in the country following which the nationwide Covid-19 tally has reached 264,159.

Six fatalities were reported in the last 24 hours with which the nationwide death-toll from the disease has advanced to 1,909.

Kathmandu is the only district with over 500 active cases in the country. On the contrary, Solukhumbu, Mugu, and Salyan are the three districts with zero live infections, as of today.