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Total number of coronavirus transmission cases in Nepal climbs to 16

2 from same family test positive for Covid-19, third sample negative


KATHMANDU: Two of three from a household residing in Suncity Apartments in Kathmandu have examined constructive for Covid-19. The mom and son had proven traces of an infection in Rapid Diagnostic Test carried out on Monday.

They have been then taken to Patan Hospital on detection of antibodies and their samples have been despatched for additional testing by PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) methodology.

A swab take a look at at National Public Health Laboratory confirmed transmission in two of the samples whereas the outcome for the third pattern is awaited, a supply at Patan Hospital knowledgeable on situation of anonymity.

However, the Ministry of Health and Population in its newest replace verified that whereas the 2 individuals examined constructive, the results of the third pattern got here out unfavorable.

Nepal’s whole variety of circumstances has now climbed to 16 with affirmation of transmission in two extra individuals.

Authorities had sealed the condominium constructing as a precaution after they have been confirmed constructive in RDT, on Monday.

The publish Total variety of coronavirus transmission circumstances in Nepal climbs to 16 appeared first on The Himalayan Times.


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