Bangkok Post: Sewage serves as affordable virus warning tool in Nepal

Bangkok Post: Sewage serves as affordable virus warning tool in Nepal. “As the number of cases continues to rise worldwide, more countries are analysing wastewater for traces of the infectious disease to quickly identify which communities are experiencing an outbreak. For impoverished Nepal, still recovering from a major 2015 earthquake and with its economy reeling from the pandemic’s shattering impact on its crucial tourism sector, the sewage tests could become an affordable weapon in the virus fight.”