KATHMANDU: A doctor at Bir Hospital has been diagnosed with corona virus. A doctor working in the emergency department of the hospital confirmed the corona infection today.
The hospital said that Corona was confirmed after a PCR test on him who had been resting at home with fever for two or three days. The hospital has stated that it is preparing to bring the infected doctor to the hospital for treatment as he has symptoms today.
Earlier, a doctor of the Department of Internal Medicine was diagnosed with the infection yesterday. Thirty-five people, including doctors, nurses and paramedics working at Veer Hospital, have been kept in quarentine after corona was found among the patients and doctors treating them at the hospital.
The hospital has rented a guesthouse in Sundhara and set up a temporary quarantine for its staff.