KATHMANDU, Dec 3: As many as 347 people recovered from COVID-19 on Friday, according to the latest information provided by the Ministry of Health and Population. Similarly, Nepal recorded 246 new cases of COVID-19 with no death from the deadly virus on the same day.
As many as 7,836 samples were tested for COVID-19 on the same day. Of them, 223 PCR and 23 antigen tests turned out to be positive for the deadly virus.
There are currently 7,062 active cases of COVID-19 across the country. Among them, 6,579 are in home isolation, 342 in institutional isolation, 107 in ICU’s and 34 on ventilators. Similarly, 98 are currently in quarantine facilities. So far, 11,535 people have died from the virus across the country.
Meanwhile, the Kathmandu Valley recorded 93 cases of COVID-19 on the same day. Of them, 55 cases were recorded in Kathmandu, nine in Bhaktapur and 29 in Lalitpur districts.
Similarly, the total vaccine doses administered in the country is 188,862,216. Among the total population of 30,378,055, as much as 33.7 percent have been administered the first dose while 28.4 percent have been given both doses.