A further two people are suspected to have had the coronavirus infection with the start of the new year.
The first phase of the Rapid Test in Kailali and Baglung in the Far West region showed the coronavirus positive in two people who are suspected.
According to the Kailali Lamichuha Hospital source, Coronavirus was found positive in a 60-year-old woman in Lamichuha Municipality-1. Similarly, a 35-year-old woman from Kathkhola village of Baglung district was found positive on Monday.
Both of them have been brought to Throat Swab National Public Health Laboratory, Kathmandu for re-examination. Their final results are expected to arrive at 2 pm today.
It is understood that the family, including the infected family of Kailali, returned from Birgunj a few days ago. It was confirmed on Sunday that 3 Indian nationals living in Birgunj had corona infection.