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: 358,019 (PCR: 138,683 + RDT: 219,336)

No. of tests in last 24 hours: 13,921

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

No. of cases: 6,211

Active cases: 5,151

Recovery: 1041

Death: 19

New cases: 451

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: 64,430

Red Zone: 499

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