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 97 Nepalis succumb to Covid-19 worldwide, near 7000 infected

 97 Nepalis succumb to Covid-19 worldwide, near 7000 infected

KATHMANDU: As many as 97 Nepalis — 77 males and 20 ladies — residing throughout 20 nations together with Nepal, have misplaced their lives to coronavirus an infection worldwide, until Saturday.

According to the Non Resident Nepals Association (NRNA), the very best variety of deaths have been recorded within the United Kingdom, the place 63 have succumbed to the illness.

Likewise, 15 individuals have handed away within the US, 9 within the UAE, two in Saudi Arabia, one every in Ireland, Japan, Turkey, the Netherlands, Bahrain, and Sweden, knowledgeable Dr Sanjib Sapkota of the NRNA well being committee.

Nepal reported its first fatality on Saturday — a 29-year-old new mom from Sindhupalchok contracted Covid-19 which grew to become the reason for her demise.

The variety of these contaminated with COVID-19 has reached 6,781, with the very best within the Middle East at 53 per cent.

Meanwhile, the affiliation has continued distributing aid assist to greater than 38,000 Non Resident Nepalis and have been giving session and counseling assist on to greater than 40,000 individuals, NRNA basic secretary Dr Hemraj Sharma said.

Financial assist price Rs. 5.5 million has been supplied to Nepalis in Malaysia, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Malta and Cyprus.



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