In the last 15 days, 11 people have died in Birgunj due to COVID-19 – Madhesh Update

In the last 15 days, 11 people have died in Birgunj due to COVID-19

   April 25, 2021  

Eleven people have been killed in Birgunj, Parsa and Bara during the second wave of Corona. Dr. Saroj Roshan Das, Covid Coordinator of Narayani Hospital informed that he died within 15 days.

One of the dead died at Gandak Hospital on Saturday. As of Friday, 10 people had died due to corona. The death toll has risen to 11, including Saturday. The deceased has been identified as 53-year-old of Birgunj-13, according to the District Administration Office, Parsa. The man from Parsa had earlier died while undergoing treatment in Bharatpur.

Less than 12 days later, two infected people from Bara and the rest from Parsa have died. Infected people do not have the symptoms of cold and fever as before, but now they have symptoms of pneumonia directly in the lungs. It is becoming difficult to treat those who have such symptoms.

Forty infected people have been admitted to Narayani Hospital. 8 of them are serious. The number of infected people in Parsa has exceeded 1,000. Of them, only 577 are actively infected, said Vinay Srivasta, administrative officer of the district administration office.