COVID-19: MoHP Daily Updates; No. of cases: 48 (38 active, 10 recovery)

  • April 24, 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: 47,496 ( PCR: 9,407 + Rapid Test: 38,089)

No. of tests in last 24 hours: 3,791

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

Rapid Diagnostic Tests: 38,089

(RDT Started in every districts)

(Swab samples of individuals who have tested positive in RDT is sent for PCR test )

No. of people in isolation: 89

Inside Valley: 3

Outside valley: 86

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

Contact Tracing: On going

No. of cases: 48 (38 active, 10 recovery)

  • Baglung 1
  • Dhangadi 1
  • Birgunj 5
  • Biratnagar 28
  • Chitwan 3

All cases normal

Mobile App:

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

Self-evaluation: 24.926

Red Zone: 287

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