Indian scientists flag virus mutations that could ‘evade immune response’By The Rising Nepal
A forum of scientific advisers set up by the Indian government has told authorities about minor mutations in some samples of the coronavirus that could “possibly evade immune response” and require more study, a leader of the forum has told Reuters.
Banke reports six more deaths from COVID-19By RSS
Six people died from the coronavirus in Banke in the last 24 hours. The dead are from Banke itself (three), Dang (two), and Kapilvastu (one).
COVID-19 update: Highest single-day rise with 5,706 new infectionsBy The Rising Nepal
"In 14,403 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the past 24 hours, 5,706 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2," informed the Health Ministry in its daily update.
Over 21 Lakh people vaccinated against COVID-19 in NepalBy The Rising Nepal
As many as 21 lakh people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 so far, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).
India records more than 400,000 Covid-19 cases in a single dayBy The Rising Nepal
India on Saturday reported 401,993 new coronavirus cases for the previous 24 hours -- the first time the country has surpassed 400,000 cases in a single day.
One dies from Covid-19 in Dhulikhel HospitalBy RSS
A Covid-19 patient died this morning amidst the treatment at the Dhulikhel Hospital. A 37-year-old male from Kubinde of Sindhupalchowk was admitted to the hospital last Friday after he complained of health complications.
Four COVID-19 infected people die in Kanchanpur, TaplejungBy RSS
Four COVID-19 infected people have died in Kanchanpur and Taplejung districts on Friday night.
MoHP reports highest single-day rise in COVID-19 tally with 5,657 new infectionsBy The Rising Nepal
In 15,391 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the past 24 hours, 5,657 persons were found infected with SARS-CoV-2," informed the Health Ministry in its daily update.
Minister Thapa tests positive for COVID-19By RSS
Minister for Water Supply and Sanitation, Mani Chandra Thapa, has tested positive for coronavirus this mornning.
Infection rate in 22 districts alarmingly high, strictly follow safety standards: MoHPBy The Rising Nepal
Issuing a press release on Friday, the Health Ministry said that infection rate in 22 districts had been increasing in a terrifying way, informed the Health Ministry. These 22 districts include Morang, Sunsari, Jhapa, Parsa, Bara, Dhanusa, Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Lalitpur, Chitwan, Makwanpur, Kavrepalanchowk, Kaski, Dang, Banke, Rupandehi, Palpa, Bardiya, Kapilvastu, Surkhet, Kailali and Kanchanpur.
Former Queen Komal undergoing plasma therapyBy RSS
Former Queen Komal Shah, who had contracted Covid-19, is undergoing plasma therapy.
Ministry requests to mobilize ambulance in integrated mannerBy RSS
The Ministry of Health and Population has requested all 77 District Administration Offices to mobilize ambulance in an integrated manner.
Delhi running out of space to cremate COVID deadBy BBC
Officials in Delhi have been urged to find more sites for cremations as the city's morgues and crematoriums are overwhelmed by masses of Covid deaths.
205 patients defeat coronavirus infection in BankeBy The Rising Nepal
A total of 205 COVID-19 patients from a 5-year-old boy to a 71-year-old elderly were discharged from the hospital on Friday after recovering from the infection, said Tej Oli, COVID-19 focal person of the district.
Widespread gastro cases hint at paucity in awarenessBy The Rising Nepal
Acute Gastro-Enteritis (AGE), also known as stomach flu, has been a major public health problem in Nepal.
68 COVID-19 patients at Teku Hospital in serious conditionBy The Rising Nepal
Dr. Sagar Rajbhandari, director of the hospital, said, "Of the active COVID-19 patients under treatment at our hospital, 68 are in the serious health condition of which 13 patients are even more critical."Dr. Sagar Rajbhandari, director of the hospital, said, "Of the active COVID-19 patients under treatment at our hospital, 68 are in the serious health condition of which 13 patients are even more critical."
A record 35 COVID-19 fatalities in one day, 4,831 new infectionsBy The Rising Nepal
The Ministry of Health and Population on Thursday confirmed 35 COVID-19 related fatalities were confirmed across the nation in the last 24 hours. With this, the nation's COVID-19 death toll has climbed to 3,246 and the death rate is at 1.02 per cent.
Sudurpaschim reports 8 COVID-19 fatalities, shortage of oxygen in Mahakali HospitalBy The Rising Nepal
Sudurpaschim Province recorded eight COVID-19 fatalities on Thursday. Five virus-infected patients from Kailali and three from Kanchanpur succumbed to the infection on the same day, taking Sudurpaschim Province's COVID-19 death toll to 74.
Former Queen Komal Shah in ICUBy RSS
She is receiving treatment in ICU from Wednesday evening after she developed respiratory complications, said Information Officer at Norvic Hospital, Somnath Banstola. Banstola shared former Queen Komal has been kept on high-flow oxygen support.