Kathmandu. A ninth person has died in Nepal due to infection with Corona virus (Covid-19) which is spreading like a global epidemic.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, the deceased was a 76-year-old man from Dolakha. He was admitted to Kathmandu Medical College on May 13th after suffering a haemorrhagic stroke and underwent an operation. His swab was collected for corona test on the May 30th. And, the report has come positive.
He died at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital on Wednesday.
At the same time, the number of deaths due to corona infection in Nepal has reached nine. Till now, the infection has been confirmed in 2,300 people.