45 percent of Nepal’s COVID-19 tests come back positive in second wave

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Nepal is suffering from a serious second wave of COVID-19. As many as 45 percent of the tests come back positive at the current stage. A doctor said that it was clearly more difficult to control than the earlier wave.

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