Mangaluru, June 8, 2020: Three people from Dakshina Kannada and 45 from Udupi tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, June 8. With this the total positive cases rose to 946 in Udupi and 195 in Dakshina Kannada.
The three positive cases reoprted in DK includes an 8-year-old boy and a 52-year-old man, both returned from Maharashtra and a 23-year-old man who returned from Dubai. All the patients who had tested positive for Covid-19 had been shifted to the designated Covid hospital in Mangaluru for treatment.
As on today, the DK district has 92 active cases and 96 persons have recovered and been discharged. District had registered seven deaths so far.
Udupi district has reported 45 positive cases on Monday. All of them have come from Maharashtra. Now, the district has a total of 946 cases with 671 still being treated at the designated hospitals. The district has reported only one COVID-19 fatality.