Six more test positive for coronavirus


KATHMANDU, May 16: The Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed six more positive cases on Saturday, taking Nepal’s total cases to 273.

The ministry, in a press release, stated that a 28-year-old female from Narkhu-11 of Bardiya; a 30-year-old male from Sakhuwa-19 of Siraha; two males aged 28 and 29 from Birgunj-12 of Pars; an 18-year-old female from Ramnagar-4 of Sarlahi; and a 25-year-old female from Gadauli-1 of Chitwan have tested positive during the tests conducted at the National Public Health Laboratory.

Their health condition is normal, the press release reads.