Pakistan confirms fifth coronavirus case

Published On: March 3, 2020 12:39 PM NPT By: Reuters

KARACHI, PAKISTAN, March 3: Pakistan on Tuesday reported a new coronavirus case, taking the total in the South Asian nation to five since the first cases were confirmed last week, officials said.

Corona effect all-pervasive in Annapurna trek

Published On: March 3, 2020 12:25 PM NPT By: RSS

MANANG, March 3: The Annapurna trekking route has seen no human mobility due to fear stemming from global epidemic of coronavirus.

NEW DELHI/BENGALURU, March 3: An Italian national tested positive for coronavirus in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, a major tourist destination, a hospital official said on Monday, taking the number of people who have tested positive in the country to six.

RANJHA, March 3: In order to check possible transmission of coronavirus through surface route, Nepalgunj sub-metropolis has placed alertness measure at Jamunaha checkpoint along Nepal-India border.

KIRKLAND, Wash. March 3: Six people in the Seattle area have died of illness caused by the new coronavirus, health officials said on Monday, as authorities across the United States scrambled to prepare for more infections with an emphasis on increasing testing capacity.

LONDON, March 3: England players will not be shaking hands on their tour of Sri Lanka and will use fist bumps instead to greet each other following the coronavirus outbreak, skipper Joe Root said.

Government's attention drawn to Covid-19 prevention measures

Published On: March 2, 2020 05:22 PM NPT By: RSS

KATHMANDU, March 2: The House of Representatives (HoR) members in today's session drew the government attention towards the prevention of Nepali citizens from the possible risk of coronavirus infection.

BENGALURU, March 1: India reported two more cases of coronavirus on Monday, taking the number of people who have tested positive in the country to five.