KATHMANDU, 31 JULY : Total coronavirus cases in the country reached 19,771 as of Friday afternoon after confirmation of 224 new cases in the past 24 hours.
Speaking at a regular press briefing, Spokesperson at the Ministry Dr. Jageshwor Gautam said that the new cases were confirmed in 10,768 tests carried out in laboratories across the country.
Meanwhile, 151 COVID-19 patients have been discharged from hospitals and isolation centers after recovery. A total of 14,399 have recovered across the country so far.
At present, 5 316 people are in isolation and 12,111 are in quarantines.
Nepal reported four deaths in the past 24 hours that took the death toll to 56, Spokesperson Dr. Gautam said.