16 January 2022, Kathmandu
The country recorded a total of 4,961 new cases of coronavirus while 435 infected patients recovered in the past 24 hours.
Of the confirmed cases, 4,534 were detected through the RT-PCR method and 427 from the antigen method.
Likewise, there are 2,545 cases in Kathmandu, 328 in Bhaktapur and 474 in Lalitpur, taking the total cases in the valley to 3,347 in the past 24 hours.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, there were three coronavirus-related death reported in the past 24 hours. With this, the COVID-19 death toll in the country is 11,620 till date.
There are 25,680 active cases of coronavirus in Nepal as of Sunday.