Mangaluru, August 7, 2020: 166 people from Dakshina Kannada and 245 people from Udupi tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday, August 7, 2020. Seven more Covid-19 fatalities were recorded in DK and five deaths in Udupi district today, taking the tally in DK to 208 and 55 in Udupi.
Among the 166 new cases DK, 74 are from Mangaluru, 25 from Bantwal, 36 from Beltangady, 13 from Puttur, one from Sullia and 17 are from outside DK district. As many as 188 patients were discharged from hospital today.
With this the total Covid 19 positive cases in the DK district rose to 6,881. As many as 3,304 persons have been discharged and 3,369 cases are currently active. 208 deaths have occurred including 7 deaths today.
Udupi district has reported 245 fresh cases on Friday. Among them, 125 are from Udupi, 92 from Kundapur, 25 from Karkala, and three from outside the district. Now, the Udupi has a total of 5,605 cases with 2,292 still being treated at the designated hospitals. 3,258 patients recovered and discharged including 101 discharges today. The district has reported 55 COVID-19 fatality.