September 25, 2020 08:29 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
No Durga Puja carnival in Kolkata due to Covid-19 this year: Mamata Banerjee | Bombay HC adjourns Rhea Chakraborty's bail plea till Sept 29 | Farmers hit streets, call for bandh protesting against India's new farm bills | Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones dies of heart attack | Delhi Riots: Congress' Salman Khurshid named in chargesheet
Karnataka: Covid-19 cases swells to 1959

Karnataka: Covid-19 cases swells to 1959

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 23 May 2020, 01:06 pm

Bengaluru/UNI: Twenty fresh cases of Covid-19 surfaced in Karnataka, pushing the state's tally to 1959 on Saturday.

Earlier in the day, a total of 196 cases were reported in several districts including 72 from Yadagiri and 40 from Raichur districts.

The death toll in the state also rose to 42 when a 32-year-old man from Bengaluru urban district, succumbed to the virus related complications today.

One more man, who tested positive, committed suicide in Dakshina Kannada district, the sources said.

The fresh cases were also reported from Mandya, Hassan, Chikkamagaluru, Gadag, Bengaluru Urban, Uttara Kannada, Dharwad, Davanagere, Belagavi, Kolar, Bidar, Udupi and Hassan districts.

In Karnataka, ever since the onset of Covid-19 as many as 196,196 people had been tested so far to prevent the spread of the pandemic.

In the last 24 hours, 11 people recovered and discharged from the hospital, taking the number of recoveries to 608, the sources said.

(Image Credit: Unsplash)

Related Images
Kolkata witnesses 'supermoon' 01 Jan 1970, 05:30 am
Related Videos
WHO briefs media on Covid-19 01 Jan 1970, 05:30 am
Covid-19 press briefing by WHO 01 Jan 1970, 05:30 am