9 January 2022, Kathmandu
The country recorded an alarming surge in the coronavirus cases making it 1167 in past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry of Health and population 224 people recovered from coronavirus in last 24 hours. Of the 1167 confirmed cases, 841 were detected through the RT-PCR method and 326 from the antigen method.
Similarly, there are 491 cases in Kathmandu, 25 in Bhaktapur and 99 in Lalitpur, taking the total cases in the valley to 615 in the past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, there were two coronavirus-related death reported in the past 24 hours. With this, the COVID-19 death toll in the country has reached 11,604 now.
There are 6,755 active cases of coronavirus in Nepal as of Sunday.