Nepal's Latest Statistics (source: https://covid19.mohp.gov.np/#/)

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HOTLINES AND TOLL FREE NUMBERS FOR
COVID-19 MATTERS

Ministry of Health & Populations:

: 1115 (06:00am to 10:00pm) and 1133 (24hours)

: +977 9851-255-834, 9851-255-837, 9851-255-839 (08:00am to 08:00pm)

Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security:

: 1141, 16600150005

: +977 1-4211678,1-4211691,1-4211733

IOM RESPONDS TO COVID-19

Decisions of High Level Coordination Committee for Prevention and Control of Novel Corona virus

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Novel Corona virus: Awareness raising messages

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International flights-related updated information from Civil Aviation Authority Nepal

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CORONA VIRUS (COVID-19)

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the worldwide outbreak of illness known as Corona virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) a pandemic. COVID-19 is primarily transmitted through respiratory droplets generated when an infected person coughs or sneezes. infected person develops mild symptoms like fever, dry cough, tiredness to severe difficulty in breathing.

In Nepal, the first case was detected on 23 January 2020. This case had a link to Wuhan Province of China where the outbreak of the virus started. A returnee Nepali student from Wuhan had tested positive for the virus in Nepal. Since then number of confirmed cases in Nepal is increasing gradually. The Government of Nepal has taken series of steps to control transmission and mitigate the impact of the outbreak and adopted strategies such as: enforcement of national wide lockdown, closure of international border and suspension of all international flights, testing of suspected cases, isolation, treatment, contact tracing and management of quarantine centers/sites.

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