312 fresh infections reported in Kathmandu valley in the last 24 hours
KATHMANDU: The three districts of Kathmandu valley reported 312 fresh cases of coronavirus infection on Wednesday.
Kathmandu district alone reported 225 cases while Lalitpur and Bhaktapur registered 49 and 38 infections respectively.
Of those newly infected in the valley, 129 are females while 183 are males.
Currently, there are 2,942 active infections in Kathmandu, 375 in Lalitpur, and 183 in Bhaktapur. The total number of active cases throughout Nepal, as of today, is 6,300.
So far, 470 fatalities from Covid-19 have been reported in Kathmandu, 101 in Bhaktapur, and 146 in Lalitpur. The nationwide death-toll has advanced to 1847 with seven additional fatalities reported today.
Meanwhile, a total of 93,373 people have recovered from the infection in Kathmandu while 14,697 have recovered in Lalitpur, and 8,579 in Bhaktapur.
At present, Kathmandu is the only district in the country with over 500 active cases while Mahottari, Sarlahi, Siraha, Mugu, and Rukum West have zero live infections.