711 new cases of COVID-19 detected in the past 24 hours in the Valley

So far 14,938 people in the Valley have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus disease while 95 of them have died of it

618 new cases and one new death in the past 24 hours in the Valley

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Selling of substandard food has been on the rise in the Kathmandu Valley with a five-month lockdown and lack of effective market monitoring by the government bodies concerned.

5,143 cases of COVID-19 recorded in the past 10 days in Valley

KATHMANDU, Sept 12: With 431 new cases detected across the Kathmandu Valley in the past 24 hours, the COVID-19 case tally of the Valley has jumped to 11,139.

KATHMANDU, Sept 10: The shopping malls in the Kathmandu Valley are allowed to resume their business almost five months after the government enforced the lockdown.

Vehicles will be allowed to ply the roads on odd-even basis

Kathmandu Valley's COVID-19 tally reaches 9,440 on Wednesday

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: The number of security personnel infected with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has spiked in Kathmandu Valley in recent days. Most of the infected police personnel are those deployed at various transit points of Kathmandu Valley.

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: A male patient died of COVID-19 in Kathmandu Valley on Tuesday evening.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Chief district officers (CDOs) of the three districts in the Kathmandu Valley are holding a meeting on Tuesday afternoon to decide whether to extend the ongoing prohibitory orders in the Valley.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: The chariot of the deity Rato Machindranath was pulled at Patan on Sunday afternoon. The chariot was pulled from Machhindra Bahal in Pulchowk to Sorhakhutte Falcha- in front of Lalitpur Metropolitan Office.

A one-week injunction has been extended in the Valley. The chief district officers of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur have decided to maintain the ban to make things easier. The injunction has been made a little looser than before. The district administration has opened up the following services:

KATHMANDU, Sept 2: The district administration offices (DAOs) of the Kathmandu Valley have decided to extend ongoing prohibitory order for one more week.

KATHMANDU, September 2: With 388 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours, Kathmandu Valley’s COVID-19 tally now stands at 6,205.

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: The prohibitory orders issued in the three districts of the Kathmandu Valley - Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur - that were due to expire on Wednesday midnight have been extended by a week to curb the further spread of COVID-19 in the valley.

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Kathmandu Valley has recorded the highest single day spike of 301 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: The ongoing prohibitory order issued by three District Administration Offices in the Kathmandu Valley has been extended for a week, until mid-night September 2.

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: The three districts of the Kathmandu Valley have reported as many as 166 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours.

A man in his late 70s succumbs to the infection at APF Hospital

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: The three districts in the Kathmandu Valley, Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur, are currently under lockdown orders enforced by the district administrations from Wednesday midnight.

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Following daily spike in the number of COVID-19 cases, the three district administrations have enforced a week-long lockdown in Kathmandu Valley from Wednesday midnight.

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: People of the Kathmandu Valley on Wednesday rushed to stock the essentials after the government announced a week-long lockdown starting Wednesday midnight.

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: Kathmandu Valley witnessed 159 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the last 24 hours.

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: Local administration in Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur have started consultations to tighten the measures to control the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Valley records more than 100 cases four days in a row

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: As many as 138 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were detected in Kathmandu Valley on Wednesday alone.

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: The Kathmandu Valley has witnessed the highest single day spike of 134 new cases of coronavirus on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: Local governments in Kathmandu Valley have decided to suspend all but essential services for 21 days starting Monday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 10: Kathmandu Valley has reported 44 new cases of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours.

KATHMANDU, Aug 9: As many as 92 new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-190 were recorded in the Kathmandu Valley in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Aug 8: The Kathmandu Valley has reported 62 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Aug 7: The hospitals designated for the treatment of COVID-19 in the Kathmandu Valley have started to send asymptomatic coronavirus patients to self-isolation at home as isolation wards are already overwhelmed with symptomatic patients.

KATHMANDU, Aug 6: As many as 87 more people have been diagnosed with novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in three districts of Kathmandu Valley in the last 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).

KATHMANDU, Aug 3: In the last few days, the number of COVID-19 cases has been increasing at an alarming rate in the Kathmandu Valley. More than 75 cases have been detected in the last few days among police personnel at the Nepal Police Headquarters. Likewise, some civil servants, bankers, among other professionals, have also tested positive of late in the Valley.

KATHMANDU, July 10: As many as 42 new cases of coronavirus were confirmed in the Kathmandu Valley in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Population said.

KATHMANDU, July 7: Amid easing lockdown, the Kathmandu Valley reported 28 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday.

With  a theme "Kathmandu valley-wide citizen's cultural peace walk for national independence, co-existence, and good governance" members of The Civil Voice, a Facebook group has begun a eight-day protest "Citizen's Cultural Peace Walk".

The origin of stone spouts is linked with the Kirant dynasty in Kathmandu valley. However, stone spouts are regarded as natural springs that were developed and expanded as sites for public water consumption several hundred years ago, during the Licchhavi/Malla period.

Time card for vehicles from today

May 10, 2020 12:20 pm

KATHMANDU, May 10: Timecard system will be enforced in the Valley from today.

KATHMANDU, May 5: The nationwide lockdown enforced to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus disease in the country has already crossed a month.

KATHMANDU, April 8: Two thousand and 685 people faced action for violating the lockdown in Kathmandu Valley, on Wednesday.

KATHMAMNDU, March 31: Nearly a week after the government imposed a temporary lockdown across the nation to contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Kathmandu Valley and other major cities have started to witness a significant improvement in their Air Quality Index (AQI). On Monday, Kathmandu's AQI was measured to be 85, which is considered as moderate.

KATHMANDU, March 28: The prices of vegetables in the Kathmandu Valley have skyrocketed in the past few days, in the pretext of decreased supply with the ongoing nationwide lockdown.

KATHMANDU, March 21: In a bid to prevent a possible outbreak of COVID-19, the government on Friday directed hospitals with 50 or more beds inside the Kathmandu Valley to suspend non-urgent health checkups and surgeries till April 12.

Valley Pollution Index for March 15, 2020

Valley Pollution Index for March 14, 2020

Valley Pollution Index for March 12, 2020

Valley Pollution Index for March 11, 2020