KATHMANDU: Coronavirus infection has been confirmed in six more officers working at the Police Headquarters, Naxal.
A PCR test conducted at the Nepal Police Hospital in Maharanganj showed infection in six more people, according to the Police Headquarters. In addition, infection has been confirmed in 36 employees working at the police headquarters.
Most of the infected are from the vehicle branch. Officials from some communications departments have also been told of the infection. Officers have also collected swabs for PCR testing on the basis of contact tracing. However, the report has not come yet.
Earlier, 30 people were found infected with coronavirus at the police headquarters. Coronavirus infection has been on the rise in the Kathmandu Valley for the past few days.