Swab of a woman, who died this morning, has been sent to the Teku-based Shukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital for Corona Virus test.
Her swab was sent to the lab on the suspicion of COVID-19.RituRai, 20 of Kanchanpur district had arrived at Shankhu about 30 days ago, said Municipality Health programme coordinator BishnuChapagain.
She was kept at local quarantine for 10 days and then she was sent to her relative’s house after she tested negative via RDT method.
It is learnt that she was also suffering from Tuberculosis as well.She was admitted to the Shankhu-based ShushmaKoirala Memorial Hospital after her health condition deteriorated.According to Chapagain, she died this morning in course of treatment at the same hospital.
Source: National News Agency Nepal