Mangaluru, August 9, 2020: 132 people from Dakshina Kannada and 282 people from Udupi tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, August 9, 2020. Six more Covid-19 fatalities were recorded in DK district today.
Among the 132 new cases DK, 81 are from Mangaluru, 22 from Bantwal, 4 from Beltangady, 6 from Puttur, 3 from Sullia and 16 are from outside DK district. As many as 195 patients were discharged from hospital today.
With this the total Covid 19 positive cases in the DK district rose to 7,207. As many as 3,682 persons have been discharged and 3,305 cases are currently active. 220 deaths have occurred including 6 deaths today.
Udupi district has reported 282 fresh cases on Sunday. Among them, 152 from Udupi, 86 from Kundapur, 43 from Karkala, and one from outside the district. Now, the Udupi has a total of 6,201 cases with 2,697 still being treated at the designated hospitals. 3,444 patients recovered and discharged including 99 discharges today. The district has reported 60 COVID-19 fatality.