October 20, 2020

Home Ministry gives district administration offices authority to place Covid-19 restrictions during festivals

The ministry, however, does not have a policy of imposing prohibitory orders to restrict movement during Dashain, Tihar and Chhat, the spokesperson says. Amid mounting challenges […]
October 20, 2020

National Human Rights Commission calls on government not to run away from its duty to treat Covid-19 patients

The Oli administration on Sunday had announced only those who cannot afford would be tested and treated in public hospitals for free as there are insufficient […]
October 19, 2020

Health facilities in rural Taplejung face shortage of doctors

The Primary Health Centre in Tellok, the administrative centre of Sirijangha Rural Municipality in Taplejung district, did not have a doctor until recently. The post for […]
October 18, 2020

Nepal reports 2,942 new COVID-19 cases taking national tally to 1,32,246

Dr. Jageshwor Gautam, Health Ministry spokesperson confirmed 2,942 new COVID-19 cases from 14,875 RT-PCR (Real-time – Polymerase Chain Reaction) tests performed in the past 24 hours, […]