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Nepal confirms first case of new coronavirus

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India, the United States and Germany have increased their support to Nepali health sector. The samples were sent to Hong Kong on 21 January. Common symptoms include , and. The countrywide lockdown was extended until 27 April, citing an increase in the number of new cases. The countries have pledged to cooperate in controlling the disease in the region. Nepal shares a 1,414 kilometres 879 mi border with China's autonomous region of , in.

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Coronavirus Update: Nepal Prepares To Fly Citizens Home From China As Trade Ties Shut Down

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China has stepped up measures to contain the virus, which has killed 25 people and infected more than 800, with public transport suspensions in 10 cities, temples shutting, and the rapid construction of a new hospital to treat those infected. The first case was confirmed on 24 January in a 32-year-old man who had recently returned from China. On 14 April, two new cases were confirmed in a family from Kathmandu which had returned from the United Kingdom four weeks prior. By the end of February, the health desk at Tribhuvan International Airport was screening passengers from China, South Korea, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan and Saudi Arabia, but did not have sufficient manpower and equipment to screen all new arrivals. Authorities worldwide have by implementing , quarantines, curfews, , and.

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Nepal confirms first case of new coronavirus

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India started screening passengers from Nepal and making masks compulsory for all visiting Nepalis. In fact, Nepal has already learnt significantly from past weaknesses. The deadly virus has claimed 26 lives in China with confirmed cases rising sharply to over 880 in the country, prompting Chinese authorities to shut down 13 cities during the Lunar New Year celebrations. A village in reported hundreds of cases with fever, cough and difficulty breathing, starting on 10 February. There have been no solid vaccines or medicines of the virus to date. Bashudev Pandey, director of Teku Hospital, was quoted as saying that the hospital was on high alert, while three other hospitals — Nepal Police Hospital, and — would also treat the disease. So, you must not worry about it.

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Coronavirus: Nepal evacuates 175 citizens from China

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When can the Corona Virus spread? The man is said to have travelled from China recently. They say there are not sufficient hospitals, medical personnel, and equipment. As of 17 April 2020 , 28 additional cases have been confirmed, one each in Rautahat and Kanchanpur, two each in Baglung and Chitwan, three each in Parsa and Kathmandu, four in Kailali and 12 in Udayapur district. It involved a 34-year-old man who had recently returned from the United Arab Emirates. As news of a new infectious disease in China broke, concerns were raised in Nepal over the high potential risk, the need to implement preventive measures and a severe lack of necessary medical equipment and infrastructure. The hospital had taken specimens-throat swabs and blood samples-from the patient and sent it to the World Health Organisation laboratory in Hong Kong on Tuesday.

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Coronavirus: Nepal evacuates 175 citizens from China

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Suspected one should be kept in isolation and treated carefully. The fifth case was confirmed in Baglung on 28 March, in a 19-year-old woman who had returned from Belgium via Qatar. The patient had shown mild symptoms, and was completely cured by the end of January. The second coronavirus patient, hospitalised since 23 March, was confirmed completely recovered and a 65 years old woman from who tested positive on 2 April 2020 recovered today and discharged from Dhaulagiri Zonal Hospital. The passengers who showed fever were being asked to remain in contact and contact the hospitals if they showed additional symptoms.

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Coronavirus Update: Nepal Prepares To Fly Citizens Home From China As Trade Ties Shut Down

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The is typically around five days, but may range from two to fourteen days. Its economy is expected to be severely affected by the pandemic due its impact on foreign employment, tourism, manufacturing, construction and trade. A health desk to detect infection of the virus among the inbound tourists is deployed at Tribhuvan International Airport. He was given medication and once his health condition improved, he was discharged five days later from the Sukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital, the Himalayan Times reported. Hospitals have been setting up units and beds. Two men, both aged 50 years old from Parsa district are being treated at the Narayani hospital in Birgjunj, bringing the total tally to 51. Germany pledged an additional one million Euros to its existing health programmes in Nepal to help combat the disease.

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