By TRN Online, Kathmandu, Apr. 21: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has confirmed one COVID-19 positive case in Udayapur.
Addressing the daily briefing of COVID-19, Dr. Bikash Devkota, spokesperson of MoHP said that a person from Udayapur had tested positive for the virus in a PCR test carried out at National Public Health Laboratory (NPHL), Kathmandu today.
"PCR test of 100 other swab samples from Udayapur is being done at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in Dharan, NPHL, Kathmandu and Koshi hospital, Biratnagar," added Dr. Devkota. "Their test report is yet to come."
As per the Ministry, 32 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed until now, where four patients have recovered while the remaining patients are under treatment at different hospitals accross the country.