Assessment of COVID-19 Pandemic in Nepal: A Lockdown Scenario Analysis

  title={Assessment of COVID-19 Pandemic in Nepal: A Lockdown Scenario Analysis},
  author={Kusum Sharma and A. Banstola and R. Parajuli},
The Government of Nepal issued a nationwide lockdown from 24 March to 21 July 2020, prohibiting domestic and international travels, border closures and closure of non-essential services. We collated the data provided by the Nepalese Ministry of Health and Population and assessed scenario of COVID-19 pandemic in Nepal during the lockdown period. There were only two confirmed cases from 610 Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests and no fatalities when the government… Expand
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