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Another Covid-19 positive case in Bantwal

Another Covid-19 positive case in Bantwal

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, April 21, 2020: A 67 year old woman, who is the immediate neighbour of the woman from Bantwal  who died of Covid-19 on Sunday, has been tested positive on Tuesday. With this the tally of Covid-19 cases in Dakshina Kannada has   risen to 16. The information was provided by Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner Sindhu B Rupesh.

The woman is a resident of Kasba village in Bantwal and was admitted to Wenlock Hospital  and her throat swab sample sent for  test on Sunday itself  has confirmed that she is positive.

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The administration has  already sealed Kasba village and has declared it a containment zone after the death of a  woman due to Coronavirus on Sunday.

As of now there are three active Covid-19 cases in Dakshina Kannada. So far 12 patients have been discharged.

The administration also got case registered against a private medical practitioner in Bantwal for treating P-390 for nearly five days before her condition worsened, under sections 269 and 270 of IPC with the taluk health officer Deepa Prabhu filing a complaint in Bantwal town police station.

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