BIRGUNJ, Aug 8: One more death due to COVID-19 was confirmed in Birgunj on Friday night.
A 65-year old man of Birgunj Metropolitan City-3 breathed his last on Friday morning while undergoing treatment at Narayani Hospital.
The throat swab sample of the deceased was collected for COVID-19 test after his death. The test showed that he was suffering from the COVID-19 infection, according to the medical superintendent of the hospital, Dr Madan Upadhyay.
The man was suffering from high fever and had breathing difficulties, according to his family members.