By TRN Online, Kathmandu, July 31: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has confirmed 38 new cases of COVID-19 in Kathmandu valley today.
In 10,768 Real Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests performed across the nation in the last 24 hours, 38 positive cases of COVID-19 were recorded in the Kathmandu valley, informed Dr. Jageshwor Gautam in the daily press briefing on Friday.
Of the 38 positive cases of COVID-19, 32 were detected in Kathmandu, five were detected in Lalitpur and one was detected in Bhaktapur.
On Thursday, 45 cases of virus infection were recorded in the Kathmandu valley.
Moreover, 224 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded across the nation on Friday, taking the national COVID-19 tally to 19,772 including 14,399 cases of recovery and 56 death cases.