BUTWAL, Oct 27: Two coronavirus infected people have succumbed to the virus in Corona Special Hospital in Butwal.
A 50-year-old woman of Tilottama Municipality-11 in Rupandehi district died at 8:15 PM on Monday while a 50-year-old man from Butwal Sub-Metropolitan City-13 died at 6:00 on Tuesday morning.
In a press statement issued earlier today, Lumbini Provincial Hospital’s Information Officer Dr Bishnu Gautam said that the woman died while receiving treatment for high-fever and respiratory related problems. The woman was admitted to the hospital on Monday after contracting the virus.
Likewise, the man from Butwal was admitted to the hospital on October 23 after testing positive for coronavirus. The press statement reads that the man also passed away in course of treatment for high fever and respiratory related problems.