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One death, 10 more coronavirus cases in Karnataka

An 80-year-old woman who had tested positive for Covid-19 died in Gadag on Thursday morning. She is Karnatakas sixth Covid-19 fatality and Gadag districts first.

9 Apr 2020 4:03 pm
First Covid-19 death reported in Gadag, Karnataka toll rises to 6

Gadag district reported its first Covid-19 death after an-80-year-old lady of Ranganwad area, who turned positive to coronavirus infection on Tuesday, died in the wee hours of Thursday.

9 Apr 2020 2:58 pm
Karnataka CM praises nurse who left kid, 3, to join Covid-19 battle

A 32-year-old mother who is a staff nurse at the Belagavi Institute of Medical Sciences (BIMS) had a surprise caller on Wednesday: chief minister BS Yediyurappa. The CM was calling Suganda Korepura to express his admiration for her dedication and spirit of selfless service.

9 Apr 2020 7:45 am
Karnataka: Continue lockdown in hotspots till April 30, say doctors

The lockdown enforced to check the spread of Covid-19 in the state should continue with some modifications at infection hotspots like Bengaluru, Mysuru, Bidar, Mangaluru and Kalaburagi till April 30, feel experts involved in handling the outbreak.

8 Apr 2020 8:00 am
Covid-19 in Karnataka: Gadag doctor develops sample collection booth

In a move aimed at overcoming the dearth of personal protection equipment (PPE), a Gadag-based orthopaedic surgeon has invented a throat swab sample collection booth which not only drastically cuts down the need for PPEs, but also manpower.

7 Apr 2020 10:07 am
Only 75% of people adhered to curfew rules: BS Yediyurappa

Chief minister BS Yediyurappa on Monday claimed the 21-day countrywide lockdown imposed by the Centre has so far been only 75 % successful in Karnataka, despite the governments best efforts to ensure people conform to rules. Alluding to the steady rise in Covid-19 cases, he suggested the government may extend the lockdown beyond April 14.

7 Apr 2020 10:07 am
Lamps dispel darkness as Karnataka responds to PM Narendra Modis call

The state on Sunday responded enthusiastically to the nineminute blackout call by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, underlining the fact that peoples spirits are undaunted by the virus outbreak and the shutdown it has entailed.

6 Apr 2020 10:05 am
Will assess situation on April 14, says Karnataka CM

Chief minister BS Yediyurappa on Sunday again urged people to strictly follow lockdown norms to ensure the spread of the novel coronavirus is contained.

6 Apr 2020 9:56 am
Covid-19: 33-year-old infected patient in Dharwad recovers, discharged

A 33-year-old man who returned to Dharwad from Australia, and had tested positive for Covid-19, was discharged from the Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) in Hubballi on Sunday after the doctors confirmed that he had recovered fully.

6 Apr 2020 9:00 am
Karnataka to buy 2 lakh protection kits for medical teams on front lines

The state government has decided to buy 2 lakh personal protective equipment (PPE) kits to safeguard doctors and nurses involved in treating Covid-19 patients.

4 Apr 2020 1:02 pm
Karnataka traces 391 delegates who attended Delhi congregation, 10 test positive

A cluster infection from the Tablighi Jamaat congregation in Delhi surfaced in the state on Thursday as 10 delegates from Bidar and a family member of a Kalaburagi delegate tested positive for Covid-19. The latter delegate himself tested negative.

3 Apr 2020 10:04 am
Five arrested for hosting dinner party in Karnataka during lockdown

Dharwad Town police on Thursday arrested five men from Bara Imam Galli for allegedly hosting a dinner party for more than 30 people in defiance of the lockdown orders.

3 Apr 2020 8:03 am
Over 25,000 migrants are stuck in 103 camps at 65 locations across districts in Bengaluru

With no income over the last fortnight, migrant workers are stuck between a rock and a hard place they neither have shelter nor can they return to their homes in the wake of the nationwide lockdown.

1 Apr 2020 8:09 am