KATHMANDU, Nov 26: Former Vice Chairman of National Planning Commission Dr Rabindra Kumar Shakya has died of COVID-19.

APF Inspector succumbs to COVID-19

November 24, 2020 13:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Armed Police Force (APF) Inspector Nabin Budhathoki who was serving in Morang district has succumbed to COVID-19.

Former minister Gautam passes away

November 12, 2020 12:50 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 12: Former Minister for Land Reform, Bhim Prasad Gautam has passed away.

COVID-19 kills 1,004 people in Nepal in just five months

Two minors die from hornet sting

October 28, 2020 19:34 pm

DOTI, Oct 28: Two children from the same family have died after being stung by hornet at Chapali in Sayal Rural Municipality-1 in Doti district.

A total of 39 rhinos died in the current fiscal year due to some preventable and natural causes and five of them in the recent past two months. This is the highest number of rhino's death from natural causes in a year in the country's history after the armed conflict in the country when poachers had killed 37 rhinos in 2058 BS.

COVID-19 related death tally at BPKIHS hits 61

COVID-19 death in Nawalparasi

October 14, 2020 11:57 am

BUTWAL, Oct 14: A man from western Nawalparasi died of COVID-19 in Butwal on Wednesday.

CHITWAN, Oct 11: Ward Chair of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-20, Mani Lal Tamang, 69, has died of COVID-19. He died at Bharatpur Hospital Sunday morning, said Dr Pramod Poudel, coordinator of the COVID-19 clinic at the hospital.

KATHMANDU, Oct 9: Nearly 3,000 Nepal Army (NA) personnel have been infected with coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as of Friday.

DHARAN, Oct 9: Two COVID-19 patients from Sunsari breathed their last at BP Koirala Institute of Health Science (BPKIHS) on Friday.

DHARAN, Oct 6: A 64-year old man has died of COVID-19 at BP Koirala Institute of Health Science (BPKIHS) in Dharan on Tuesday.

The Valley’s death tally reaches 165

New mother dies of COVID-19 in Banke

October 4, 2020 13:45 pm

BANKE, Oct 4: A new mother has died of COVID-19 in the district this morning. The 29-year-old mother from Bhimdatta Municipality-2 died at Teaching Hospital in Kohalpur, said Naresh Shrestha, corona source person at the health office, Banke.

KATHMANDU, Sept 27: Nepal recorded 10 more fatalities linked to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours.

SYANGJA, Sept 24: At least five people were killed and four went missing after a massive landslide triggered by incessant downpour buried a  house in Waling Municipality of Syangja district early morning Thursday.

Two more COVID-19 patients die at BPKIHS

September 21, 2020 15:55 pm

DHARAN, Sept 21: Two patients who were undergoing treatment at the Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences breathed their last on Sunday and Monday, according to Dr Nidesh Sapkota, spokesperson for the hospital.

244 Nepalis die of COVID-19 abroad

September 20, 2020 13:05 pm

100,831 Nepalis are infected by COVID-19 globally as of Sunday morning

Family of deceased patients claim hospital’s rejection to admit for treatment led to his untimely demise

Six Nepal Police personnel and seven Nepal Army personnel are among 26 people tested positive for the virus

Kapilvastu reports two new COVID-19 deaths

September 14, 2020 13:29 pm

BUTWAL, Sept 14: Kapilvastu district has reported two more cases of fatalities due to the coronavirus infection. Two patients from Chandrauta succumbed to this deadly disease recently.

Most deaths witnessed in Province 2

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

NEPALGUNJ, Sept 8: One more person died of COVID-19 in Nepalgunj on Tuesday morning.

Man beaten to death in Gulmi

September 7, 2020 13:05 pm

GULMI, Sept 6: A man in Gulmi died after he was beaten by an unidentified person.

COVID-19 patient dies in Dharan

September 6, 2020 14:50 pm

DHARAN, Sept 6: A COVID-19 patient undergoing treatment at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) died on Sunday.

Two COVID-19 patients die in Kathmandu

September 2, 2020 13:44 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 2: Two COVID-19 patients undergoing treatment at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Maharajgunj died on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Sep 1: It has been learnt that four inmates with chronic diseases at the Sundhara-based Central Jail died as a result of poor medical care inside the jail.

Source claims that a few more inmates at the jail are ill

LAHAN, Sept 1: A civil servant from Mirchaiya Municipality-6 in Siraha district died of COVID-19 infection on Monday night.

CHITWAN, Aug 31: Two people, including a district leader of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), have died of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.

DHARAN, Aug 30: Two COVID-19 patients have died in the course of treatment at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) in Dharan.

Woman succumbs to COVID-19 in Saptari

August 30, 2020 11:06 am

LAHAN, Aug 30: An elderly woman died of the novel coronavirus disease on Saturday night.

KATHMANDU, Aug 29: Nepal’s death toll as a result of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) crossed 200 on Saturday. With 12 more people dying, the total number of COVID-19 related deaths hit 207.

DHADING, Aug 28: Two more people have died of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). One patient each died while undergoing treatment at Chitwan Medical College (CMC) and Pushpanjali Hospital in Chitwan.

BHAKTAPUR, Aug 28: A woman has died of a novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection in Bhaktapur on Friday.

Jhapa reports second COVID-19 death

August 28, 2020 08:30 am

BIRATNAGAR, Aug 28: An elderly person has succumbed to novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Jhapa district.

The deceased had gone through plasma therapy

COVID-19 patient dies at KIST Hospital

August 27, 2020 10:56 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 27:  A 55-year old male has succumbed to novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disease at KIST Hospital in Lalitpur on Wednesday evening.

KAPILVASTU, Aug 27: A COVID-19 patient passed away while undergoing treatment at Corona Special Hospital in Butwal on Wednesday night.

BIRATNAGAR, Aug 17: One more person succumbed to novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Morang district on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Aug 17: A COVID-19 patient died at Patan Hospital on Monday.

MUMBAI, Aug 17: India’s death toll from the coronavirus surpassed 50,000 on Monday, as infection numbers surged and total cases were nearly at 2.65 million.

KATHMANDU, August 11: A newborn baby delivered by a COVID-19 patient has died at Nepalgunj Medical College Teaching Hospital. A 28-year-old woman, who is a resident of Chaurjahari Municipality in Western Rukum, was admitted to Nepalgunj Medical College Teaching Hospital (NMCTH), Kohalpur for delivery. She gave birth to a son at the hospital on Saturday.

LAHAN, Aug 11: A COVID-19 patient undergoing treatment at the Provincial COVID-19 Hospital, Janakpur, died on Monday night.

BIRGUNJ, Aug 9 : The rapidly-spreading novel coronavirus has not only cost the lives of the infected people in Birgunj but the chaotic situation has fallen hard on other patients as well. We now know that like the rest of the country, Birgunj was woefully ill-prepared to deal with the pandemic. Families of the victims have decried massive delays in medical response, hassles of PCR tests and the lack of proper counseling. A case in point, Chalitra Mahato, 64, died of coronavirus-like symptoms at the gate of a hospital on Thursday. Though his report a day before had come negative for the virus, the family has questioned the authenticity of the report.

KATHMANDU, Aug 8: Three more people died of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Nepal in the last 24 hours.

MORANG, Aug 3: A coronavirus (COVID-19) patient, who was undergoing treatment at the Koshi Hospital COVID-19 Treatment Center in Biratnagar, died on Monday.

GORKHA, Aug 2: A laborer on duty died along the Arughat-Larke road section here in the district.

BIRGUNJ, Aug 2: One more person has died of COVID-19 in Birgunj Metropolitan City.