Nepal Army's quarantine zone

In preparation for a COVID-19 outbreak, the Nepal Army set up a quarantine zone at their headquarters in Tripureswor, Kathmandu. The camp, which has 54 tents that were gifted by the Chinese government, can accommodate 108 patients with 2 in each tent.

Isolation rooms, regular check-up rooms and a tap water system has also been established.

Quarantine zone at Nepal Army's headquarters. All Photos: BIKRAM RAI

Army personnel demonstrates how to wear protective gear when treating patients of COVID-19.

All personnel treating patients are required to wear protective eye wear, masks, gloves and scrubs that fully cover them.