14 July, Kathmandu
Three private hospitals in Kathmandu (Grandy Hospital, Hams Hospital and Nepal Medical College ) have reportedly begun testing people for coronavirus without approval. The Ministry of Health and Population has formed a three-member committee for investigation.
The ministry formed the panel led by the ministry’s senior drug manager, Pan Bahadur KC. National Public Health Laboratory’s pathologist Shankar Kaphle, and the ministry’s public health officer Ravi Kanta Mishra are members of the committee.
The ministry has given two days in order to complete its assignment and to submit its report.