Kathmandu, Sept. 15: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) on Wednesday confirmed 737 new cases of COVID-19 in the Kathmandu Valley.
In 10,375 Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests done in the last 24 hours, as many as 737 persons, 253 females and 484 males, were found with the novel coronavirus infection in the Valley itself, revealed the daily report released by the MoHP today.
Of the 737 new cases, 652 cases, 216 females and 436 males, were detected in Kathmandu, 25 cases, 13 females and 12 males, were found in Bhaktapur and 60 cases, 24 females and 36 males, were recorded in Lalitpur.
With this, total caseload in Kathmandu district stands at 10,583, in Lalitpur district 1,226 and in Bhaktapur district 1115.
Moreover, some 1,539 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded across the nation in the last 24 hours, taking the national tally to 58,327 including 41, 700 cases of recovery and 379 death cases.
– The Rising Nepal