COVID-19: MoHP daily updates; Total cases: 28,257 Recovery: 17,580 Death: 114

  • August 18, 2020

Dr. Jageshwor Gautam, 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 PCR tests done in Nepal: 542,866

No. of PCR tests in last 24 hours: 13,461

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

No. of cases: 28,257

Active cases: 10,563

Recovery: 17,495

Death: 114

New cases: 1,016

Contact Tracing: Ongoing

Mobile App: As per the mobile app and website of MoHP launched by MoHP, HamroSwasthya mobile app

Self-evaluation: 74,509

Red Zone: 564

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