Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus News March 9 Highlights: Karnataka on Monday reported 436 new COVID-19 cases and five related fatalities, taking the total tally to 9,55,451 and the death toll to 12,367. The day also saw 478 patients getting discharged after recovery. Out of the 436 fresh cases reported on Monday, 287 cases were from Bengaluru Urban alone, according to health department.
“Cumulatively, 9,55,451 COVID-19 positive cases have been confirmed in the state, which includes 12,367 deaths and 9,36,250 discharges,” the Health department said in its bulletin. Out of the 6,815 active cases, 6,699 patients are stable and in isolation at designated hospitals, while 116 are in Intensive Care Units.
Bengaluru Urban accounted for four deaths, while the other fatality was reported from Mysuru
Among districts, Kalaburagi came behind Bengaluru Urban with 22 cases Udupi 18, Dakshina Kannada 14, Tumakuru 12, followed by others. Bengaluru Urban district topped the list of positive cases with a total of 4,08,312, followed by Mysuru 54,209 and Ballari 39,317. Among discharges too, Bengaluru Urban was on top with 3,98,808, followed by Mysuru 53,041 and Ballari 38,656.
A total of over 1,93,61,547 samples have been tested so far, out of which 56,445 were tested on Monday alone.