366 new COVID-19 cases in Karnataka, 2 deaths

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Bengaluru,Feb 9 (PTI)Karnataka reported 366 new COVID-19 cases and two related fatalities, taking the caseload to 9,43,212 and the toll to 12,241, the Health department said on Tuesday.

The day also saw 513 patients getting discharged after recovery.

Out of the 366 fresh cases reported on Tuesday, 195 cases were from Bengaluru Urban alone.

Cumulatively 9,43,212 COVID-19 positive cases have been confirmed in the state, which includes 12,241 deaths and 9,25,167 discharges, the Health department said in its bulletin.

Out of 5,785 active cases, 5,642 patients are stable and in isolation at designated hospitals, while 143 are in Intensive Care Units.

Both the deaths reported today were from Bengaluru Urban.

Bengaluru Urban continued to top districts in number of new cases reported with 195 infections Dakshina Kannadawas next with 29, Bengaluru Rural 20, Tumakuru 17 and Mysuru15, followed by others.

Bengaluru Urban district tops the list of positive cases, with a total of 4,00,887, followed by Mysuru 53,639 and Ballari 39,183 .

Among discharges too, Bengaluru Urban was on top with 3,92,715 , followed by Mysuru 52,416 and Ballari 38,546.

A total of over 1,76,25,719 samples have been tested so far, out of which 60,485 were tested on Tuesday alone. PTI KSU APR ADMINISTRATOR KSU APR ADMINISTRATOR