- Former King of Nepal Gyanendra Shah and his wife former Queen Komal Shah Corona infected
- Test was done on returning to Kathmandu after taking part in Haridwar Mahakumbh
- Now the administration gathered to investigate the people who came in contact, the crowd was gathered at the airport in honor of the former king
Doctors monitoring intensively due to age
According to news from the Nepali media The Himalayan Times, their samples were polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tested, which confirmed the Kovid-19 infection. The former king and his wife have been kept under intense medical supervision since the investigation report came back positive. The former King Gyanendra Shah is 73 years old, so the team of senior doctors is monitoring for 24 hours in view of the danger.
Gyanendra became King of Nepal after killing his elder brother
Gyanendra became the King of Nepal in 2001 after his elder brother Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev and his family members were massacred in the royal palace. In the investigation, Birendra’s son Dipendra was convicted of the massacre. He was also among the dead. Shah had to step down in 2008 after the rebellion and the centuries-old monarchy was abolished. After that the Constituent Assembly transformed the country into a republic.
Nepal is seeking more Kovid vaccine from India
Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gowali spoke to Indian Foreign Minister S Jaishankar over phone a few days ago to address the vaccine shortage in Nepal. During this conversation, the Nepalese Foreign Minister requested for an easy supply of the vaccine. Nepalese Foreign Minister Giwali thanked the Government of India for cooperation in handling the Kovid-19 pandemic and for providing one million doses of Kovishield vaccine.
Indian Army has given 1 lakh vaccine to Nepali Army
The Indian Army handed over 1 lakh doses of Corona vaccine to the Nepalese Army on 28 March last month. The vaccine has been given to the Nepalese Army from India under the Vaccine Friendship Campaign. Relations between the Army of India and Nepal have always been good and in the past, the Chief of the Indian Army was also honored in Nepal.