May 19, Kathmandu. Another 27 have been confirmed to be infected with the corona virus (Covid-19). Of the added infected, five are from the Valley.
According to the Ministry of Health and Population, three cases have been confirmed in Kathmandu and one each in Bhaktapur and Lalitpur.
Similarly, nine people from Jhapa, one each from Morang and Sunsari, two from Sarlahi, four each from Manwanpur and Ramechhap, Sindhuli and Lamjung, four from Kapilvust and one from Nawalparasi have been confirmed infected.
The infected corona are 17 to 42 years old.
With this, the total number of infected has reached 402.
According to the ministry, the infection has reached 36 districts.
Province-wise, the most infected are in five provinces. There are 54 in Province 1, 136 in Province 2, 27 in Bagmati and 4 in Gandaki, while there are 176 in Province 5, 1 in Karnali and 5 in Far Western Province.