Nepal Kathmandu ,June 7 : Nepal on Sunday reported 3,024 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours taking the nationwide infection tally to 588,124.
Similarly, 455 people tested positive in a total of 3,262 antigen tests, according to the Health Ministry.
As of Sunday, 3,143,062 PCR tests have been carried out across the country.
A total of 10,471 PCR tests were performed in the past 24 hours, according to the Health Ministry.
In its regular situation report, the ministry did not mention the death toll over the past 24 hours. It, however, reported 99 Covid-19-related fatalities, which included the number of deaths managed by Nepal Army on different dates.
The countrywide death toll has now reached 7,898. The number of active cases stands at 89,217.
According to the ministry, 491,009 infected people have recovered from the disease so far; 6,636 of them in the last 24 hours.