Kathmandu valley registers 438 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday
KATHMANDU: The three districts of Kathmandu valley reported 438 new cases of the coronavirus infection on Tuesday.
Of the total 936 new cases in the country, Kathmandu district reported 310 infections while Lalitpur and Bhaktapur registered 86 and 42 infections respectively.
Of those newly infected in the valley, 174 are females while 264 are males.
Currently, there are 4,353 active infections in Kathmandu, 707 in Lalitpur, and 333 in Bhaktapur. The total number of active cases throughout Nepal, as of today, is 9,881.
So far, 447 fatalities from Covid-19 have been reported in Kathmandu, 97 in Bhaktapur, and 137 in Lalitpur. The nationwide death-toll has advanced to 1,730.
Meanwhile, a total of 88,699 people have recovered from the infection in Kathmandu while 13,677 have recovered in Lalitpur, and 8,098 in Bhaktapur.
Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Kaski are the three districts to have over 500 active cases. Likewise, Manang is the only district with zero live infections at present.