KATHMANDU: The nationwide coronavirus death-toll has advanced to 1,975 with six more fatalities reported on Wednesday.

Globally, 2.06 million people have lost their lives to Covid-19 while more than 96.2 million people have been infected by the novel coronavirus.

Today, 318 new cases surfaced after which Nepal’s total cases of coronavirus infection have reached 268,310.

On Tuesday, four fatalities were reported which took the country-wide death toll to 1,969.