Kathmandu : Nepal Police says 28 more officials and personnel at its headquarters have contracted Covid-19. Along with this, the number of coronavirus positive staff at the headquarters located in Naxal of Kathmandu has reached 72.
Nepal Police spokesperson SSP Kuber Kadayat confirms the new cases were confirmed on Thursday evening and Friday morning.
After some personnel at communications and vehicle sections of the headquarters contracted the disease, additional staffers were tested as a part of their contact tracing.
Across the country, over 250 Nepal Police staffers have been infected, according to Kadayat.