Nepal + 1 more

Focused COVID-19 Media Monitoring, Nepal (October 20, 2021)

Format
Situation Report
Source
Posted
Originally published

Attachments

EMERGING THEME(S):

  • Nepal reported 957 new COVID-19 cases on October 19; data on COVID-19 fatalities of Health Ministry and Nepal Army do not match, difference pegged at 461

  • China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi announces to provide 2 million additional doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Nepal under grant assistance

  • Epidemiology and Disease Control Division to increase number of COVID-19 tests being conducted in hotspots like Kathmandu and other places until Chhath