Bengaluru/UNI: With the reporting of 36 fresh cases of novel coronavirus, 12 from Bengaluru Urban and 10 from Uttara Kannada district, the total number of persons contracted with the disease, in Karnataka was surged to 789 on Saturday.
According to official sources, among the 36 fresh cases, included 17 women, two infants.
The cases, which are reported from other districts, are, included 6 patients from Davanagere, three each from Bidar and Chitradurga, Tumakuru 1 and Vijayapura one.
As many as 379 patients, however, were cured completely from the COVID-19 virus, and were discharged from the hospital.
The sources said that, ever since, the onset of the COVID-19 virus, as many as 30 persons, have lost their lived due to the complications related to the pandemic, in Karnataka.