8,467 new cases of COVID-19, 6,135 recoveries, 203 fatalities in 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
In 20,948 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the past 24 hours, a total of 8,467 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2, informed the Health Ministry in its regular update.
Untouched by first wave, Mustang now struggling to deal with COVID-19By RSS
The trans-Himalayan district has reported 89 infection cases so far with all four rural municipalities affected by the virus. Most of the infected people have needed oxygen support, said the health office.
MoHP to distribute oxygen cylinders in Valley from todayBy The Rising Nepal
The COVID-19 Crisis Management Centre (CCMC) Secretariat has handed over the responsibility of distributing oxygen cylinders in the Kathmandu Valley to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).
People above age of 18 can take COVID-19 vaccine by filling online formBy The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) said that the general people above the age of 18 can apply for their first vaccine against COVID-19 infection by filling the online form by visiting the official link https://vaccine.mohp.gov.np/.
MoHP reports 8,842 new cases of COVID-19, 5,055 recoveries, 214 fatalitiesBy The Rising Nepal
In 19,474 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the past 24 hours, a total of 8,842 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2, informed the Health Ministry in its regular update.
17,341 oxygen cylinders distributed in three daysBy The Rising Nepal
The government has distributed a total of 17,341 oxygen cylinders to various hospitals in the Kathmandu Valley in the past three days.
Coming three weeks are challenging, chain of infection will break if public health standards are duly followed: Dr. PandeyBy The Rising Nepal
The upcoming three weeks are very challenging for us. Thus, everyone must stay inside and request everyone else to stay in for three weeks to break the chain.
India reports more than 362,000 new COVID-19 casesBy The Rising Nepal
India reported 362,727 Covid-19 cases on Thursday, bringing its total infections to 23,703,665, according to figures released by the health ministry.
National Trauma Center faces acute shortage of oxygen, seeking helpBy The Rising Nepal
The National Trauma Center is facing a shortage of oxygen and has appealed for help with the rising risk of running out of supply.
CCMC enlists eight gas manufacturing companies to provide oxygen in Kathmandu ValleyBy The Rising Nepal
The COVID-19 Crisis Management Center (CCMC) has enlisted the eight gas manufacturing companies to provide the 7473 big size oxygen cylinders daily in 111 hospitals and isolation centers of the Kathmandu Valley citing the swelling lack of oxygen cylinders.
Vero Cell vaccination campaign extended to May 25 in KathmanduBy The Rising Nepal
Additional day has been added for administering the second dose of the “Vero Cell” vaccine against the COVID-19 infection in Kathmandu.
COVID-19 active cases cross 100,000 with 9,238 new infectionsBy The Rising Nepal
In 20,362 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the past 24 hours, a total of 9,238 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2, informed Dr. Jageshwor Gautam, spokesperson at the Health Ministry.
Nurse provides free health services to patients in home isolationBy The Rising Nepal
Staff nurse Neetu Khadka of Baglung Municipality-1 has been providing door-to-door health services to the coronavirus infected patients staying in home isolation without charging any fees.
32,000 doses of Remdesivir arrive in Nepal, being distributed at Rs. 4,900By The Rising Nepal
A total of 32,000 doses of Remdesivir, an alternative medication used in the treatment of COVID-19 patients, have arrived in Nepal.
Govt. to resume vaccination campaign from May 16By The Rising Nepal
The government's COVID-19 vaccination drive, which had been halted due to the second wave of the pandemic followed by prohibitory orders in various parts of the nation, is being resumed.
Citizens aged 20 to 40 years yet to be vaccinatedBy Mahima Devkota
Dr. Jhalak Sharma Gautam, chief of the National Immunisation Programme, said no separate strategies had been framed to inoculate people between 20 to 40 years of age as of now.
Record 225 COVID-19 fatalities, 9,317 new infections, 5,225 recoveries in 24 hoursBy The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Health and Population on Tuesday added 225 fatalities to the nation's COVID-19 death toll, which has now spiked to 4,084. This is the highest single-day fatalities recorded by the nation until now.
Banke records 15 more COVID-19 related fatalitiesBy The Rising Nepal
According to the District COVID-19 Crisis Management Centre, Banke, eight fatalities were recorded in Bheri Hospital, three in Nepalgunj Medical College, and two in Army Hospital.
India records 329,942 new cases as total tally edges towards 23 millionBy The Rising Nepal
India recorded 329,942 cases of Covid-19 on Tuesday, bringing the total to 22,992,517, according to figures released by the Health Ministry.