Meanwhile, with the number of deaths due to the novel coronavirus reaching 100 in Bengaluru, the government also decided to turn 35.18 acres of land in different locations in the city to public burial grounds.
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Congress troubleshooter DK Shivakumar took over as the President of Karnataka Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) from former KPCC President Dinesh Gundu Rao at the event 'Prathigna Dina’ (oath day in Kannada) held in Bengaluru.
Meanwhile, with Covid-19 patients are recommended to enforce home quarantine in a strict manner, doctors further recommended the use of pulse oximeters to keep a tab on their oxygen level and heart rate.
At the same time, DK Shivakumar officially took charge as the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee president on Thursday, in a grand event that was streamed live for party leaders and cadres across the state.
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