October 17, 2020 02:45 PM NPT
By: Rohit Rai
COVID-19 related death tally at BPKIHS hits 61
DHARAN, Oct 17: Two persons died of COVID-19 at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) in Dharan on Saturday.
The dead ones are a 57-year-old man from Shivagadhi-11 of Jhapa, and a 65-year-old man from Dharan-15.
The man from Jhapa breathed his last while undergoing treatment at 7:45 PM on Friday. He had been brought to the COVID-19 hospital at BPKIHS on Friday itself. The man from Sunsari had recently undergone surgery. He was admitted to the hospital on October 15 and died at 7:15 PM on Friday.
With these fatalities, the death toll at PBKIHS reached 61.