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COVID-19: Health workers to be housed in hotels access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - The Ministry of Health and Population is making preparations for housing the health workers involved in the treatment of COVID-19 patients in well-equipped hotels. Dr Khem Karki, the Health expert of Health Minister Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal shar...

Bagmati CM for collective efforts to combat COVID-19 access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - Bagmati State Chief Minister Dormani Poudel has spoken the need of combined efforts to prevent the potential risk of coronavirus (COVID-19). ''The state government continues a campaign against the virus. Further cooperation and supp...

Kirtipur municipality readies quarantine centers for around 500 access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - The Kiritpur municipality in Kathmandu has built quarantine facilities with the capacity of accommodating around 500 people when the risk of a coronavirus outbreak heightens. '' The facilities have been built at 10 wards within the ...

Patan Hospital assigned to hold int'l technical consultation access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu, March 31 (RSS): The Ministry of Health and Population has designated the Patan Academy of Health Sciences, Lalitpur, to work as the centre to provide technical consultation on the coronavirus. The PAHS was tasked to hold technological consul...

Visit Nepal Year 2020 officially postponed access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - The government of Nepal has officially called off the Visit Nepal Year 2020 campaign. The VNY 2020 aimed at bringing in more than 2 million foreign tourists to Nepal. President Bidya Devi Bhandari had inaugurated the Campaign on January 1 t...

Health Ministry directs hospitals not to stop emergency services access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - Ministry of Health and Population has directed the hospitals not to halt any kind of emergency service. The Ministry spokesperson Dr Bikas Devkota, in the regular media briefing today, directed all government-owned, community-based and priv...

Former king donates 20 million rupees access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - Former King Gyanendra Shah has announced to donate Rs 20 million to the Government's Coronavirus infection control, prevention and treatment fund. The contribution will be made through the Himani Trust. In a statement today, the former ...

All four COVID-19 infected are in normal condition access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - The health condition of all four tested positive for COVID-19 in the country is normal. The Shukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Prevention hospital director Dr Sagar Raj Bhandari shared that two persons with COVID-19 undergoing treatm...

Let’s invest money for capital formation instead of buying sophisticated vehicles: Finance Minister Dr Khatiwada access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - As the spread of coronavirus pneumonia has created risks on multiple sectors, the government has come up with some measures to tackle those impacts of COVID-19 on economy and other areas expecting to maintain stability. Against this backdro...

Jeep driver carrying COVID-19 woman identified, shows no corona symptoms access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - A jeep driver who transported a 19-year-old woman before she tested positive for COVID-19 to her home in Baglung from Pokhara has been identified. The woman who had returned home from Belgium was tested positive for COVID-19 last Saturday. ...

Sample collection of returnees in Bhaktapur begins, 146 under surveillance access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - Municipalities of Bhaktapur district have started collecting samples of the people returned from abroad countries for the test of coronavirus infection. Sample collection has begun after identification of 146 returnees in Bhaktapur, Madhyap...

With PCR machine at hand, Western Regional Hospital to test COVID-19 access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - Finally, PCR Machine that confirms whether or not an individual has COVID-19 has arrived in Pokhara this morning. A helicopter landed on the premises of the Western Regional Hospital (Pokhara Academy of Health Sciences) this morning by carr...

Supply of essentials smooth in Bagmati State access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - The Bagmati State Government's Ministry of Industry, Tourism, Forest and Environment has stated that arrangements have been made for the smooth and efficient supply of essential goods in the state in the aftermath of COVID-19 pandemic. ...

Workers sneaking into Nepal through Nepal-India border posing health risk access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - Nepali migrant workers coming from various places of India are found illegally entering Nepal through clandestine routes, posing health risk amidst COVID-19 pandemic. People who had arrived in Narainapur on Sunday using the illegal routes h...

Chandragiri Municipality to facilitate students, workers in their travel home access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - The Chandragiri Municipality is to make arrangements for the travel of students and workers temporarily residing within the municipality to the nearest highway to their home. The municipality is making this arrangement for the students and ...

Five hundred and ten foreign-returnees kept in home quarantine in Tanahu access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - Five hundred and ten people who came back home in the district from foreign countries have reported to the District Public Health Office here. Office chief Shankar Babu Adhikari said none of them has any health issues so far and they have b...

CNI welcomes government's steps access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - The Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI) has said the steps initiated by Nepal Rastra Bank to prop up the economy hit and weakened by COVID-19 pandemic were worth welcoming. In a press release on Monday, CNI stated that specific chang...

KMC to provide for animals and birds during calamity access_timeचैत १८, २०७६

Kathmandu - The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) is to feed the stray animals and birds during disaster. Such animals and birds are on the verge of dying due to hunger following the country-wide lockdown since March 24. Normally, these animals and bir...

Govt to extend supports to working class people, Spokesperson Dr Khatiwada access_timeचैत १७, २०७६

Kathmandu - The government has made all possible efforts to reduce the impact of COVID-19 and the subsequent fears. Minister for Finance Dr Yubaraj Khatiwada, who is also the Minister for Communications and Information Technology, shared that the cabin...

Health minister rules out irregularities in purchase of medicines access_timeचैत १७, २०७६

Kathmandu - Minister for Health and Population, Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal has ruled out any irregularities in the purchase of medicines and medical appliances from China. It may be noted that the government procured Coronavirus testing kits and personal prot...