9 August 2020, Kathmandu
General Secretary of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Bishnu Poudel has remained in self isolation in his own house after his Personal Security Officer (PSO) was found to have been infected with coronavirus.
Poudel’s PSO was confirmed to have been infected with COVID-19 on Sunday.
However, Poudel’s report has come out negative, party sources have said. Poudel and his family members’ swab was taken on Friday.