1 October 2020, Kathmandu
A man has died from coronavirus in the course of treatment at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences.
According to Dr Nidesh Sapkota, the spokesperson for the Institute, a 56-year-old man of Itahari-6, Sunsari, succumbed to the virus on Wednesday night.
The patient had been referred to Dharan from Birat Medical College after being diagnosed with COVID-19.
He was also suffering from high fever, dry cough and respiratory complications – symptoms similar to the coronavirus.