A journalist, Kamal Mishra, 48, of Birtamod municipality-8 in Jhapa district died due to coronavirus on Wednesday night. He died while undergoing treatment at Shukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital, Teku.
Journalist Mishra had returned from India attending a religious programme few days ago. He fell ill soon after returning from India and admitted at the hospital for treatment.
Mishra had been working as a campaigner of a religious organisation located at Bhaktapur for the past two years.
Source: National News Agency Nepal