Mangaluru, May 12, 2020: Two persons from Karkala, who were under quarantine in First Neuro Hospital in Mangaluru tested positive for Covid-19 on May 12, Tuesday.Of the two tested positive, one is a 52-year-old woman and another a 26-year-old man.
They are said to have contracted the infection from P-507, an 80-year-old woman from Kulshekar who was tested positive after she was treated at First Neuro Hospital.
With this, the total active cases in DK has gone up to 16 and 33 people in the district have now been affected by Covid-19. Three patients have died so far while 14 have recovered and discharged from hospital. This includes six people from outside the district, who were also successfully treated for the disease and discharged.