Kathmandu: Nepal reported its first Covid-19-related death in 75 days on Saturday, according to the Health Ministry.
This brings the country’s total number of deaths to 12,020 since the start of the pandemic. In addition, three people tested positive for the virus in 555 PCR tests, bringing the nationwide infection total to 1,001,020.
Likewise, the ministry also reported that 988,979 infected individuals have recovered from the disease, with two more recoveries in the past 24 hours.
The number of active cases currently stands at 21.