KATHMANDU: The nationwide coronavirus death-toll has advanced to 1,959 with five more fatalities reported on Sunday.

Globally, 2.02 million people have lost their lives to Covid-19 while more than 94.5 million people have been infected by the novel coronavirus.

Today, 266 new cases surfaced after which Nepal’s total cases of coronavirus infection have reached 267,322.

On Saturday, six fatalities were reported which took the country-wide death toll to 1,954.