Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus News January 20 Highlights: Hundreds of farmers and Congress workers took to the streets of Bengaluru announcing solidarity to the farmers protest in the national capital demanding the Centre to repeal the recent farm laws.
In a symbolic protest announcing solidarity to the same planned in Delhi borders by farmers on Republic Day, senior leaders Siddaramaiah and DK Shivakumar travelled on a tractor during the march.
Meanwhile, at least 70,773 healthcare workers across Karnataka have received the Covid-19 vaccine as on Tuesday, data made public by the Department of Health and Family Welfare Services indicated. While 15,223 beneficiaries were inoculated on January 19, the state reported 47 per cent coverage of the same against the target set for the day. The state had reported an overall coverage of 47 per cent during the Covid-19 vaccination drive on Monday as well, much lower than the 58.4 and 63 per cent on Sunday and Saturday, respectively.