Toll Mounts To 20 In Karnataka
Karnataka reported its 20th COVID-19 related death on Monday, as nine new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the state, taking the total number of infections to 512. The death reported from Kalaburagi district takes total death to five — equals with Bengaluru which has also recorded same number of death.
Confirming the 20th COVID-19 death in the state, Medical Education Minister Sudhakar said the 57-year-old person was a resident of Aland and had tested positive on April 21.
“The person suffering from breathing problem was admitted to GIMS (Gulbarga Institute of Medical Sciences) ….with this five COVID related death have happened in Kalaburagi district,” he said in a tweet. He was also suffering from severe liver related ailments.
Nine new cases of coronavirus were confirmed in Karnataka today, taking the total number of positive cases in the state cumulatively 512. It includes 20 deaths and 193 discharges. BUREAU/PTI