ROLPA, April 28: A 62 years old man died in a quarantine facility set up at Madhigau Rural Municipality, Pariwang Ward no 2, Rolpa district, last night.
According to the chairperson of Madi Rural Municipality, Nanda Bhadur Pun, the deceased had returned to Rolpa from Kathmandu five days ago. “He had gone to the capital for medical facilities since he was a TB and Asthma patient,” he added.
After his arrival from Kathmandu, the deceased was kept in quarantine.
The rural municipality chairperson Pun further informed Republica that a medical team from the district headquarters has arrived at the quarantine facility to collect the swab sample from the dead body for further investigation.
The swab sample will be sent to Dang for test, according to the chief district officer.