Five Covid-19 fatalities reported today, death-toll inches closer to 2000 mark

KATHMANDU: Five more coronavirus infection related fatalities were reported from across the country today.

With these additions, the death-toll from the disease stands at 1948 as of today.

Meanwhile, on a global level, the pandemic has claimed over two million lives. The count of total number of people infected by the novel coronavirus currently stands at 93.5 million.

As many as 231 new infections were reported in the country today as dervied from 3084 RT-PCR tests conducted in the last 24 hours.

Likewise, 390 people that were earlier diagnosed with Covid-19 have tested negative in the same duration.