A total number of 338 persons tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday.
Health Ministry Spokesperson Dr Jageshwore Gautam said during the daily press briefing that the total number of cases now has increased to 23,310. Similarly, 140 persons have recovered in the past 24 hours taking the total to 16,493.
The government has conducted 8,432 PCR tests in the past 24 hours to take the total number of tests across the country until now 452,236.
Till now 79 people have lost their lives due to Covid-19.
338 persons tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday