Health Ministry confirms two new cases on Monday

KATHMANDU: Health Ministry on Monday confirmed two new cases of the coronavirus infection, taking Nepal's total number of Covid-19 cases to 14 and live cases to 13.

Spokesperson at the Ministry of Health and Population, Dr Bikash Devkota, has confirmed the same in his regular media briefing today.

One of those infected is a 65-year-old woman in Kailali. The woman, who tested negative on Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) after a 15-day quarantine, has now been detected with coronavirus infection. The result of her sample tested at the National Public Health Laboratory in Kathmandu has come out positive, informed the health ministry.