Palpa reports first three cases of COVID-19
PALPA, June 1: Palpa district has reported its first case of the novel coronavirus illness. Three individuals who’ve just lately returned from India have been recognized with this viral an infection.
A 19-year-old male from Mathagadhi Rural Municipality-8, Bahadurpur two males (aged 38 40) from Rainadevi Chhahara Rural Municipality examined constructive for this virus on the Bhairahawa-based Provincial Public Health Laboratory.
According to Ram Bahadur Karki, Chairman of Rainadevi Chhahara Rural Municipality, the contaminated duos from Ward 7 Eight returned to the village from India earlier on May 21 22. Their swab samples have been collected from the Tansen-based Hodling quarantine. “We have already began contact tracing,” mentioned Bishwa Nath Neupane, performing chief at District Health Office, Palpa.
They have been additionally taken to the isolation ward at United Mission Hospital in Tansen on Sunday night itself, in accordance with Dr Jagadish Kunwar, Medical Superintendent at District Hospital, Palpa. “Patient of Mathagadhi will likely be introduced at this time,” mentioned Dr Kunwar.