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 tests done in Nepal: 476,890 (PCR: 193,194 + RDT: 283,696)

No. of tests in last 24 hours: 18,940

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

No. of cases: 10,728

Active cases: 8,366

Recovery: 2338

Death: 24

New cases: 629

Contact Tracing: On going

Mobile App: As per the mobile app and website of MoHP covid19.mohp.gov.np launched by MoHP, HamroSwasthya mobile app

Self-evaluation: 65,838

Red Zone: 509

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