Among voters from all the three segments, over 11.37 lakh are men and over 11.22 lakh are women. A total of 30 candidates are in the fray from all the three constituencies. While, Belgaum has 10 candidates, Basavakalyan and Maski have 12 and eight respectively.
“Upon having mild fever, today I got tested for Covid-19 and my report has come out positive. Although I am doing fine, I am being hospitalised based on the advice of doctors,” Yediyurappa announced on social media.
At an emergency meeting held today under his leadership, it has been decided to strictly prohibit unnecessary gatherings and to limit the number of people attending marriages and events to 100 from 200 in closed spaces and 200 (from 500) in open spaces.
The police also came to know that the victim had paid the accused Rs 36,000, which he borrowed from his friends, on March 22 and the next day, he hanged himself.
Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus (Covid-19) Latest News April 16 Highlights: As of April 15 evening, cumulatively 11,09,650 COVID-19 positive cases have been confirmed in the state, which includes 13,112 deaths and 9,99,958 discharges, the Health department said in its bulletin.
Karnataka is among the top mango growers in India, cultivating the crop on 1.68 lakh hectares in 16 districts.
Among the 30 districts in the state, Bengaluru continues to top the charts as the state capital alone recorded 77,684 cases in the last 15 days.
In an open letter posted on Twitter, Yash made references to his own life, saying he was the son of a bus driver. Addressing the protesting employee unions, he offered support to them.
Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, on Thursday visited the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in Bengaluru as part of his three-day official visit to India, which started on Tuesday.
Among other demands put forth by the BBHA are 50 per cent exemption in license charges of the Pollution Control Board, Food Safety and charges levied as per the Karnataka Shops and Establishment Act.
While the BJP hopes to bank on sympathy factor, the Congress is playing the anti-incumbency card.
Congress leader Siddaramaiah on Wednesday said that the lockdown was not a solution to rising COVID-19 infections as it would only make lives more difficult.
Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus (Covid-19) Latest News April 15 Highlights: The active caseload in the state rose to 85,480 with 506 patients admitted to Intensive Care Units of designated hospitals.
According to the workers, they are paid only Rs 14,500, which after deductions is further reduced to an in-hand pay of Rs 10,500.
The accident took place at around 2 am on April 13 when a Singapore-registered container ship, ‘MV APL LE HAVRE’ collided with IFB Rabah, the mechanised fishing boat which had 14 fishermen on board.
While workers collecting wet waste will get green colour uniforms, dry waste collectors will be provided blue and sweepers will now wear a rust-brown uniform.
Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus (Covid-19) Latest News April 14 Highlights: Bengaluru Urban district alone contributed over 60 per cent of day’s cases and mortalities with 5,500 fresh infections and 55 deaths on Tuesday.
All mosques in Karnataka have been directed to make specific markings on the floor to ensure social distancing at all times.
The daily test positivity rate across the state was 7.20 per cent. The cumulative death toll rose to 13,008 as 67 more people succumbed to the infection.
Last year, the state government had announced a one-time incentive of Rs 5,000 to people who recovered from Covid-19 infection to encourage plasma donation.
On Monday, Yediyurappa had said the state government could impose a lockdown if the necessity arises.
Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus (Covid-19) Latest News April 13 Highlights: The death toll rose to 12,941 to date as 52 more people succumbed to the infection.
Covid-19 cases touched 10,250 with 40 deaths – 7,584 in Bengaluru with 27 deaths – on Sunday (daily positivity rate of 7.72 percent) and 9,579 cases with 52 deaths (6,387 in Bengaluru with 40 deaths) on Monday (daily positivity rate at a new high of 8.24 percent).
Karnataka on Monday reported 9,579 fresh Covid-19 cases, of which Bengaluru Urban alone accounted for 6,387.
According to BBMP officials, the Government-run hospitals such as Victoria Hospital and Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospitals were full by Sunday morning.