As many as 176 Covid-19 related fatalities have been reported after the advent of the second wave of coronavirus infection in Kanchanpur district so far.

According to the District Health Office, Kanchanpur, 176 deaths were reported until the first week of June. Of them, 122 are men while 54 are women.

Bhimdutta Municipality recorded 97 of the deaths which is the highest number of death due to Covid-19 in the district while the lowest was recorded in Laljhadi Rural Municipality with one Covid-19 death.

A total of 5,011 people have tested positive for coronavirus in Kanchanpur district. Of them, 3,359 are men and 1,652 are women.

The district has 385 active cases at present while others have been discharged after recovery.