Health Ministry Confirms One Positive Covid-19 Case In Nepal
Kathmandu, Mar. 23: The Ministry of Health and Population confirmed one positive case of Covid-19 today.
Organising an urgent press meet at the premises of the Ministry, Dr. Bikash Devkota, Spokesperson of the Ministry revealed that a 19 year old student, who had come to Nepal from France, through Doha Airport had tested positive for the virus.
Devkota said that the patient was kept in isolation at Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital, Teku.
“She had been staying in home quarantine before the test was conducted,” said Devkota. “Her family members have also been quarantined.”