By TRN Online, Kathmandu, Oct. 24: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) on Saturday confirmed 1,110 new cases of COVID-19 in the Kathmandu Valley.
In 13,846 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done across the nation in the last 24 hours, as many as 1,110 persons, 429 females and 691 males, were found with the novel coronavirus infection in the Valley, informed the MoHP in its update.
Of the 1,217 infections recorded by Bagmati State in the last 24 hours, 1,110 were found in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur districts.
Currently, there are 20,772 active cases of COVID-19 in Kathmandu. The capital city's COVID-19 tally stands at 55,077 including 34, 163 cases of recoveries and 192 fatalities.
Likewise, Bhaktapur has recorded 5,150 infections until now of which, 3,641 patients have already recovered while 55 succumbed to the infection. There are 1,454 active cases in Bhaktapur.
Lalitpur district has recorded 7,736 cases of novel coronavirus infection until now including 5,149 recoveries and 54 deaths. Currently, there are 2,533 active cases in Lalitpur.