Karnataka Covid lockdown news live: North Karnataka centres turning people seeking Covid-19 test away – Times of India

Karnataka Covid lockdown news live: State running out of test kits even as cases surge


Bengaluru has pipped Pune to become India’s Covid capital as a district with most number of infections —- more than 9.5 lakh as of May 10 —- in the country. Karnataka’s cumulative Covid cases crossed 20 lakh on Tuesday with the state reporting 39,510 infections. The state has witnessed 20.1 lakh cases since March 8, 2020. Bengaluru accounted for 15,879 new cases on Tuesday. A 67-year-old woman who returned from Kumbh Mela tested positive for Covid in the first week of April and ended up infecting 33 persons, including 13 psychiatric patients at Spandana Healthcare and Rehabilitation Centre, near Nandini Layout, in west Bengaluru. Stay with TOI for all the latest updates:Read Less

THE TIMES OF INDIA | May 12, 2021, 12:28:53 IST


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