BANKE, Sept 27: Banke district has reported yet another coronavirus-related death.
A 47-year-old man from Bankegaun of Nepalgunj Sub-Metropolitan City in Banke district died of coronavirus on Sunday morning while undergoing treatment at Nepalgunj Teaching Hospital. The man was also suffering from pneumonia and diabetes.
Earlier on Sept 14, he was admitted to the hospital and tested positive for coronavirus two days later. He had been receiving treatment at the isolation ward of the hospital since then.
With this, the number of people dying of coronavirus in the district has risen to 13. Local authorities are working to dispose of the dead body.