Belaka Municipality of Udayapur district has initiated fundraising campaign to set up a medical oxygen plant in the municipality.
India continues struggling with the second wave of COVID-19 outbreak with the single-day spike lingering near 225,000.
Sri Lankan authorities on Monday said the islandwide travel restrictions imposed on Friday night will be extended till June 7.
Saudi Arabia extended on Monday the validity of residency permits for expatriates who are outside the kingdom.
India's biotech firm Panacea Biotec Monday launched the production of Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine at its facility in Baddi.
Okhaldhunga, the district in Province 1, reported the first death from COVID-19 during the second wave of the pandemic.