KATHMANDU, Oct 19: Umesh Shrestha, Minister of State, the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, has said that the government is preparing to increase the perks and benefits of the doctors working at government hospitals so that they do not have to work at private hospitals and clinics.

KATHMANDU, Oct 3: State Minister for Health and Population, Umesh Shrestha has said that children below the age of 18 will be administered vaccines against COVID-19 right after Dashain.

KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Minister of State for Health and Population, Umesh Shrestha has said that the government is working to improve government hospitals to provide free treatment for chronic diseases such as heart diseases and cancer.

CHITWAN, Sept 24: Minister of State for Health and Population, Umesh Shrestha has said that the government has been making preparations to import vaccines against COVID-19 for children.

“More than 300,000 people receiving COVID-19 vaccines daily”

KATHMANDU, August 2: State Minister for Health and Population Umesh Shrestha has clarified that there has not been any decision whatsoever to put off the scheduled examinations of Grade XII.

KATHMANDU, August 2: The newly-appointed State Minister for Health and Population Umesh Shrestha has announced not to take government facilities.

KATHMANDU, July 25: Umesh Shrestha, a member of parliament, has been appointed the Minister of State for Health and Population.

Lawmaker contracts COVID-19

September 27, 2020 12:34 pm

KATHMANDU, Sep 27: Umesh Shrestha, a member of the House of Representatives, has caught the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).