KATHMANDU: The Ministry of Health has reported 334 new cases of the coronavirus infection on Thursday, taking Nepal’s tally to 2,634.
This is the first time that single day cases have crossed the 300-mark.
Of the newly infected, 319 are males and 15 females. In total, 2,450 males and 184 females have been recorded to have contracted the disease, so far.
As of today, the infection has spread to 65 districts in the country.
Meanwhile, 12 people have been discharged following recovery, which has taken the total recovery cases to 290, of which 234 are males while 56 are females.
On Wednesday, 201 new cases had been added to the official records, taking Nepal’s tally to 2,300.