LALITPUR : The Lalitpur district has witnessed 48 deaths with 2,507 active COVID-19 cases as of today, according to the district public health office. A total of 2,603 infected people have recovered from the virus, said public health office chief Dr Khageshwor Gelal.
“Infection risks are increasing day by day due to failure to follow health and safety guidelines. People should be aware and infected people should stay in isolation so as not to spread the virus,” he said. There are 1,588 active infection cases and 27 deaths from the infection in the Lalitpur Metropolitan City. A total of 1,731 people have recovered from the virus, according to the metropolis spokesperson Raju Maharjan.
Likewise, the Godavari municipality has 194 active infection cases and the death toll has reached five. 199 people have recovered from the virus. The number of active infection cases in Mahalaxmi municipality is 347 and three have died from the virus. Of them, 325 are in home-isolation and 22 in hospital isolation, said Santosh Pokharel, information officer at the municipality.
The municipality has 256 people who have recovered from the virus. The Mahankal rural municipality has recorded five active infection cases and nine have recovered. There are a total of 15 infection cases in the Bagmati rural municipality and 13 cases in the Konjyosom rural municipality.