Focused COVID-19 Media Monitoring, Nepal (September 27, 2022)


Emerging Theme(s):

  • New organizational structure of basic health centers to be operated at the local level along with financial responsibility.

Recurring Theme(s):

  • COVID-19 cases in Nepal are increasing with 53 new cases. There are 1,178 active cases at present and 84 have recovered in last 24 hours.
  • 25,543 dengue cases have been confirmed throughout the country till Monday. 32 patients have died so far.
  • Although 11.82 billion rupees has to be paid for COVID Insurance, only 1 billion has been released by the Finance Ministry on Sunday.