In the last 24 hours, as many as 203 patients with COVID-19 reportedly died of the coronavirus pandemic.
The new deaths have taken the death toll to 4,669 from Friday afternoon, according to the Ministry of Health and Peoples.
In the past 24 hours, Nepal has recorded 8,520 new coronavirus cases in total, taking the country’s total coronavirus to 4,39,658 from Friday evening.
The Ministry says that 2,733 people have tested positive for the pandemic virus in Kathmandu, 481, in Lalitpur, and 348, in Bhaktapur, which has caused fresh coronavirus cases in the capital valley to 3,562 over a period of 24 hours.
Meanwhile, 6,135 people recovered from coronavirus, which resulted in 3,27,653 recovered cases.
The recovery rate is 74.5%, according to the Ministry sources.