Mangaluru, Jun 22, 2020: Twelve people from Dakshina Kannada and fourteen people from Udupi tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, June 22.
Among the twelve new cases in Dakshina Kannada, ten men and two women. Six of them are returned from Kuwait, two from Qutar, one each from Saudi Arabia, Muscat and Sharjah and one case of influenza-like illness (ILI) symptoms has tested positive.
With this the total positive cases in the DK district rose to 445, including 10 persons from other districts. As many as 223 persons have been discharged and eight deaths have occurred so far.
Udupi district has reported 14 positive cases on Monday. Among them, 8 are Maharashtra returnees, four have contracted infection from P-6843 and the source of infection of two more patients is yet to be traced. Now, the Udupi district has a total of 1077 cases with 108 still being treated at the designated hospitals. 967 patients recovered and discharged. The district has reported two COVID-19 fatality.