Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus News Live Updates: Karnataka reported 9579 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday from across the state. Of these, 6387 new cases were reported from Bengaluru Urban alone as the daily test positivity rate across the state rose to 8.24 per cent. The death toll rose to 12,941 to date as 52 more people succumbed to the infection.
Other districts that reported most cases are Bidar (465), Mysuru (362), Kalaburagi (335), and Tumkur (239). At the same time, 2767 others recovered from the infection while 82,240 people were inoculated across the state.
Meanwhile, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Monday said the state government could impose lockdown if the necessity arises.
At the same time, the police have taken 130 people into custody for allegedly participating in a rave party at an estate on the outskirts of Alur taluk in the district, official sources said on Sunday.
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COVID-19 related queries / emergencies / clarifications: 104 (toll free); +91-80-4684-8600/6669-2000 | Find your nearest fever clinic and testing Covid-19 facility here | Home Quarantine-related queries: Telegram messenger/WhatsApp – +91 97777 77684, Voice call – 080 45451111 | BBMP control room: 080-22221188 | In case of power disruptions, contact BESCOM: 1912. If the water supply is hit in your area, contact BWSSB: 1916