22 June, Kathmandu:
On Monday , new corona cases were confirmed in five health workers working at Karnali State Hospital .
42 health workers working in Karnali state hospital were kept in quarantine after 3 patients undergoing treatment in the emergency room of the hospital tested positive for corona.
“During the PCR test, corona was confirmed in five of them.”, Dr. Dambar Khadka, director of the state hospital said. He informed that the health workers who tested positive for corona were kept in the isolation ward of the state hospital.
According to an expert working at the state hospital, 4 of them who tested positive were working in the laboratory and 1 was working in the X-ray room.