Home Ministry urges public for caution on risk of COVID-19

The Ministry of Home Affairs Saturday has asked public to remain conscious as well as well-informed to the possible risk and impact of the new variant of coronavirus.

With the rapid increase of coronavirus cases in China and also increment of cases reported in India, the fear for spread of the new variant of COVID-19 is being prevalent in Nepal.

The Home Ministry urged the public to abide by needed health protocols such as to maintain social distancing and personal hygiene through a statement issued by Phanindra Mani Pokherel, Ministry’s spokesperson.

Meanwhile, the ministry has also asked the stakeholders to ensure use of face masks and sanitizers in the crowded areas and public transport with the coordination of the District Security Committee, health office, local levels and other agencies.