Health Ministry confirms 16th case of fatality due to COVID-19 in Nepal
KATHMU, June 12: Ministry of Health Population (MoHP) on Friday confirmed yet one more dying as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) an infection.
According to spokesperson on the MoHP Dr Jageshwor Gautam, the deceased is a 57- year-old man from Malarani Rural Municipality in Arghakhanchi district. Family sources mentioned he had returned residence from the Indian state of Maharashtra 12 days in the past.
He was admitted to Lumbini Provincial Hospital in Butwal after he complained of respiratory difficulties. He breathed his final on his approach again to his residence after receiving remedy on the hospital.
His throat swab samples have been then collected despatched to the Provincial Public Health Laboratory in Bhairahawa. His swab samples examined constructive for COVID-19 on June 10.