Coronavirus

Oxygen crisis: 11 hospitals in Kathmandu Valley stop admitting new corona patients access_time2021-05-14

‘Installation of oxygen plant in 15 days not possible’ KATHMANDU, May 14:  Five corona patients died due to lack of oxygen at the-Butwal based corona treatment hospital on Wednesday. Hospitals in different parts of the country, incl...

‘Installation of oxygen plant in 15 days not possible’ access_time2021-05-14

KATHMANDU, May 14: The private hospitals have said that installing oxygen plants in 15 days was not possible. Issuing a statement on Thursday, President of Association of Private Health Institutions of Nepal, Basant Chaudhary has said that the installa...

EU mobilizes Rs 282 million to help Nepal  contain recent coronavirus surge access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13: Responding to Nepal’s request to provide necessary assistance to contain the explosion in COVID-19 cases in recent days, the European Union has mobilised an initial Rs 282 million in humanitarian funding.  Accordin...

214 more corona deaths, 8960 new cases recorded in Nepal access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13: Officials have confirmed as many as 8,960 new cases of the novel coronavirus disease in the past 24 hours.  As many as 19,474 PCR and 771 antigen tests were carried out to detect those cases, according to the Ministry of Heal...

Govts in South Asia must take urgent action to combat COVID-19 surge across region: Amnesty Intl access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13:  Governments across South Asia must immediately address healthcare shortages and urgently strengthen their healthcare systems to respond to the rapid surge of COVID-19 cases in the region, said Amnesty International. With Ind...

Free Corona counselling services thru Hamro Doctor mobile App access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13: Hamro Doctor Online is to provide free Covid-19 counselling for the service-seekers from coming Wednesday through its ‘Hamro Doctor’ mobile App. Earlier, the service-seekers were paying fees to get counselling from t...

Second dose of Verocell vaccine to roll out from May 16 access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13: The Ministry of Health and Population is rolling out the second dose of 'Verocell', the anti-Covid-19 vaccines, from May 16.  The District Health Office, Kathmandu informed through a notice today that the second dos...

Remdesivir medicine available from Aayan Healthcare access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has urged the needy ones to receive Remdesivir medicines required for the treatment of COVID-19 patients from the designated persons.  Issuing a public notice on Wednesday, Min...

Remdesivir medicine available from Aayan Healthcare access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has urged the needy ones to receive Remdesivir medicines required for the treatment of COVID-19 patients from the designated persons.  Issuing a public notice on Wednesday, Min...

Remdesivir medicine available from Aayan Healthcare access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13: The Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) has urged the needy ones to receive Remdesivir medicines required for the treatment of COVID-19 patients from the designated persons.  Issuing a public notice on Wednesday, Min...

Active cases in Nepal cross 100,000, positivity rate around 45 percent access_time2021-05-13

KATHMANDU, May 13: Most district administrations across the country have enforced prohibitory orders for the past two weeks to curb the transmission chain of the coronavirus disease. However, the infection rate is still high. Infection rate in the coun...

4,444 corona patients recover today, 9,305 new cases detected access_time2021-05-12

KATHMANDU, May 12: As many as 4,444 corona patients recovered from the disease in the past 24 hours taking the total number of recoveries in Nepal to 316,463. Recovery tally accounts for 74.9 percent of the total infections confirmed so far in the...

Banke reports 11 more deaths from Covid-19 access_time2021-05-12

BANKE, May 12: Banke which has now become one of the hotspots of the second wave of coronavirus reported more 11 deaths in the past 24 hours.  Six infected succumbed to the virus at Bheri Hospital, Nepalgunj and five in the Teaching Hospital, Ko...

34 die of corona virus infection in Bagmati Province in a day access_time2021-05-12

MAKAWANPUR, May 12: Thirty-four people died of corona virus in a day in Bagmati Province.  As per the data released by the Social Development Ministry of the province, a total of 18 people including Bagmati Province Assembly member and CPN (U...

China-made vaccine inoculation to resume resume May 16 access_time2021-05-12

KATHMANDU, May 12: Vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease, which was put off citing large crowds at the vaccine centers, is all set to resume effective from May 16.  The District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu asked the ...

China-made vaccine inoculation to resume resume May 16 access_time2021-05-12

KATHMANDU, May 12: Vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease, which was put off citing large crowds at the vaccine centers, is all set to resume effective from May 16.  The District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu asked the ...

China-made vaccine inoculation to resume resume May 16 access_time2021-05-12

KATHMANDU, May 12: Vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease, which was put off citing large crowds at the vaccine centers, is all set to resume effective from May 16.  The District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu asked the ...

China-made vaccine inoculation to resume resume May 16 access_time2021-05-12

KATHMANDU, May 12: Vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease, which was put off citing large crowds at the vaccine centers, is all set to resume effective from May 16.  The District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu asked the ...

China-made vaccine inoculation to resume resume May 16 access_time2021-05-12

KATHMANDU, May 12: Vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease, which was put off citing large crowds at the vaccine centers, is all set to resume effective from May 16.  The District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu asked the ...

China-made vaccine inoculation to resume resume May 16 access_time2021-05-12

KATHMANDU, May 12: Vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease, which was put off citing large crowds at the vaccine centers, is all set to resume effective from May 16.  The District Administration Office (DAO), Kathmandu asked the ...