Kathmandu, May 22: A total of 19 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded lately, hitting the tally at 507 in the country.
It is said that three new affected individuals are from Janaki Rural Municipality of Kailali district while one each from Dadeldhura and Baitadi district of the Sudurpaschim State.
Similarly, 14 new cases were confirmed in the district of Banke. They are of 18 to 61 year and their health condition is normal, the Ministry said.
According to the Ministry, the coronavirus infection has so far spread to 40 districts from across the country.
Dr Devkota shared that 42,488 people have undergone PRC tests and 82,116 under RDT methods so far.