After 44,438 new cases of corona virus infection were reported in Karnataka on Monday, the number of infected people increased to 16.46 lakhs while the death of 239 corona patients during this period has increased to 16,250. The health department gave this information. In Bangalore itself, 22,112 new cases of infection have been reported in urban areas.
According to a bulletin issued by the state Health Department, 20,901 patients of Corona were discharged from the hospital after recovering during this period. So far, 16,46,303 cases of corona have been confirmed in Karnataka whereas 16,250 people have lost their lives in the state due to this epidemic. 11,85,299 people infected with Corona have also defeated this deadly virus. The state currently has 4,44,734 active cases of corona.
2,685 cases have been reported in Mysuru, 2,361 in Tumkuru, 1,673 in Hassan, 1,367 in Mandya, 1,083 in Kalaburgi, 1,021 in Dharwad, 990 in Ballari, 886 in Chikkaballapura and 815 in Bangalore Rural. There are 11 districts of Karnataka where more than 500 new cases of corona infection have been reported. Out of 239 deaths due to corona on Monday in the state, only 115 deaths occurred in Bengaluru urban area while 19 people died in Chamarajanagar due to the virus. 14 people died in Mysuru, 14 in Ballari and Hassan, eight in Tumakuru, seven in Shivamoga, five each in Bagalkote, Chikkaballapura and Kalburgi.
So far 2.61 crore samples have been corona tested in Karnataka, out of which 1,49,090 samples were tested on Monday. So far, 98.78 lakh people have taken the Kovid-19 vaccine in the state, including one dose and people taking both doses.