Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus News July 19 Highlights: As students began coming out of exam centres after completing their first paper of the 2021 Karnataka SSLC examinations, cops had a tough time warding off crowds in front of schools. However, most students and parents left the centre soon based on repeated instructions of the police officials.
Karnataka on Sunday registered 1,708 fresh Covid-19 cases taking the total cases to 28,83,947 while 36 deaths pushed the toll to 36,157, the Health department said. There were 29,291 active cases in the state while as many as 2,463 patients recovered in the state taking the total recoveries to 28,18,476.
Bengaluru Urban district reported 386 infections, which is the highest among all the districts of the state whereas nine deaths were recorded on Sunday. The city has so far reported 12,22,189 infections and 15,796 deaths. There were 12,167 active cases.