The Ministry of Health Nepal has released a notice saying that a new variant of COVID-19 has not been detected in Nepal. The government mentions that two known variants Alpha and Beta are in Nepal.
Earlier, the British newspaper, ‘The daily Mall’ had published an article claiming that a new variant of COVID-19 is seen in Nepal. The World Health Organization has also justified that a new variant has not been found in Nepal.
The British newspaper had posted the article, ‘Nepal variant Threat to our Holidays’ as their title news on Thursday. The newspaper claimed that the variant found in Nepal has been circulating in Europe which could be a threat to Britishers wishing to go on a holiday.