The number of deaths due to coronavirus infection in Nepal has reached four.
An old man of Kalaiya, Bara, who died on May 19 at the National Medical College in Birgunj, has tested positive for coronavirus.
The 70-year-old was admitted to the National Medical College after he was diagnosed with kidney problems.
Superintendent of Narayani Hospital Madan Kumar Upadhyaya informed Sethopati that he had tested positive for corona.
“We collected his swab with suspicious symptoms and sent it to Kathmandu for testing. Now I have received an email saying that a positive result has just come,” he said.
Lalit Basnet, district assistant chief of Parsa, said that the old man also had kidney problems.
He was admitted to the National Medical College for treatment after suffering from kidney problems. Despite the death on June 19, Corona’s report has come positive today, ‘he said. The family of the deceased has already conducted his funeral.
Earlier, a pregnant woman from Sindhupalchowk, a young man from Banke and a teacher from Gulmi had died of corona infection.