KATHMANDU: The nationwide coronavirus death-toll has advanced to 1,909 with six more fatalities reported on Friday. Globally, over 1.8 million people have lost their lives to Covid-19 while more than 88 million people have been infected by the novel coronavirus. Today, 554 new cases surfaced after which Nepal’s total cases of coronavirus infection have reached 264,159.

On Thursday, four fatalities were reported which took the country-wide death toll to 1,903.