Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus News January 19 Highlights: Nearly after seven months, Karnataka on Monday reported less than 500 Covid19 positive cases in a day while reporting nine deaths.
According to the health and family welfare department of Karnataka, in the last 24 hours, the state has reported 435 Covid-19 positive cases. The last time the state reported less than 500 Covid-19 positive cases in a day was on June 27 last year.
Bengaluru urban reported 193 new Covid19 cases and six deaths in the last 24 hours, Mysuru reported 35 new cases and Tumakuru reported 26 positive cases and one death. Kodagu reported one death in the last 24 hours.
As on Monday, Karnataka state has 8,033 active patients and Bengaluru urban city alone has 5,273 active Covid-19 patients. As of Monday the state has 0.86 percent of active cases.
The state till date has reported 12,175 deaths due to the virus. The fatality rate is 1.30 percent as on Monday. Among the deaths reported on Monday, a 32-year-old woman from Bengaluru city who was admitted on 18 December last year due to breathlessness succumbed on Saturday.