Three suspected coronavirus patients admited to patan hospital.
Three suspected coronavirus patients have been admitted to Patan hospital on Monday. The suspected patients were staying at suncity apartment in Pepsicola after returning from the UK.
KATHMANDU, April 13: Three suspected coronavirus patients have been admitted to Lagankhel-based Patan hospital on Monday.
Director of Patan hospital Bishnu Prasad Sharma told to press that the three persons from the same family who returned from the United Kingdom 28 days ago are kept in isolation.
During the Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT), the patients tested positive for novel coronavirus, according to Sharma. "Their throat swab and blood samples have been sent to National Public Health Laboratory, Teku for the confirmation," he said.
The suspected patients (couple and their daughter) were staying at an apartment in Pepsicola after returning from the UK
Meanwhile, the apartment area has been sealed and police personnel have been deployed. Likewise, the suspected were living in the A block of the Sun city apartment and altogether there are A to E blocks and neighboring 150 families are living in Nilgiri Tole, 200 families in block A and B and 300 families in C, D and E so altogether 650 families are living in the sun city apartment surrounding said by the locals from Nilgiri to Online Khabar Hub.
Nepal has got 14 coronavirus cases so far.