Arghakhanchi man diagnosed with COVID-19 post death, Nepal’s coronavirus death toll reaches 16
KATHMANDU: A 57-year-old man, who was staying in a quarantine facility in Malarani-4 Arghakhanchi, handed away following well being points on Wednesday. His swab was drawn whereas he visited a hospital for PCR testing, the report for which got here out constructive, albeit submit demise.
The Health Ministry confirmed that the deceased was recognized with Covid-19, which makes this case the 16th coronavirus transmission associated fatality in Nepal.
The deceased who had returned from Maharashtra state of India 12 days in the past had been staying in quarantine since his return. He had some well being points and on Wednesday, upon having respiration problem, he was taken to Lumbini Provincial Hospital in Butwal. However, it has been learnt that the person died on the way in which whereas coming back from the hospital.
This is one more case, among the many majority of Covid-19 fatalities within the nation, whereby an individual has been recognized with the novel coronavirus transmission after their demise.
As of Friday, 5062 circumstances of coronavirus an infection have been reported within the nation of which, 877 have already recovered.
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