1,870 new Covid-19 cases in Karnataka, 17 deaths

Tuesday, 24 Nov, 9.53 pm

Karnataka reported 1,870 new cases of Covid-19 and 17 related fatalities, taking the total number of infections to 8,76,425 and the death toll to 11,695, the health department said on Tuesday.

The day also saw 1,949 patients getting discharged after recovery.

Out of 1,870 fresh cases reported on Tuesday, 927 cases were from Bengaluru urban alone.

As of November 24 evening, cumulatively 8,76,425 Covid-19 positive cases have been confirmed in the state, which includes 11,695 deaths and 8,40,099 discharges, the health department said in its bulletin.

It said, out of 24,612 active cases, 24,194 patients are in isolation at designated hospitals and stable, while 418 are in ICU.

As many as 12 out of the total 17 deaths reported on Tuesday are from Bengaluru urban, followed by Uttara Kannada 2, and Bagalkote, Ballari and Mysuru (1).