26 December 2021, Kathmandu
Nepal recorded a total of 219 new cases of coronavirus infection in the past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, 213 persons tested positive for COVID-19 through the RT-PCR method while 6 tested positive through the Antigen method.
According to the Ministry, 77 persons in Kathmandu, 28 in Lalitpur, and 8 in Bhaktapur have been tested positive for COVID-19, making the Kathmandu valley’s fresh coronavirus cases 113 in the past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry, two people have succumbed to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours taking the coronavirus death toll in the country 11,585 till date.
Meanwhile, 283 persons have returned home after a complete health recovery from COVID-19.