COVID-19: Daily update from Nepal’s Ministry of Health and Population

  • April 11, 2020

Dr. Bikash Devkota, Speaker for the Ministry of Health and Population appeared on Facebook Live for the day’s media briefing. Here are a few updates:

Total no. of tests done in Nepal: 4,426

Total no. of tests done in Kathmandu: 3,392

No. of tests in Kathmandu in last 24 hours: 609

Tests outside Kathmandu: Dharan, Pokhara, Hetauda, Janakpur, Surkhet, Dhangadi, Dhulikhel, Bharatpur, Bhairawaha (PCR Tests)

Rapid Diagnostic Tests: Not mentioned

No. of people in isolation: 82

Inside Valley: 15

Outside valley: 67

(On suspicion of coronavirus, tests either yet to be done, or results are awaited)

Contact Tracing: Completed

No. of cases: 9 (8 active, 1 recovery)

Teku 2
Baglung 2
Dhangadi 4

All cases normal

Mobile App:

As per the mobile app and website of MOHP launched by MoHP, HamroSwasthya mobile app

Self-evaluation: 14,116

Red Zone: 189

Disclaimer: All information relayed as said by the spokesperson of MoHP.