Karnataka Bengaluru Coronavirus Live Updates: State reports 349 news COVID-19 cases, 5 fatalities

Karnataka on Monday reported 349 fresh coronavirus cases and five deaths, taking the caseload and toll to 9,51,600 and 12,336 respectively, the health department said. According to a health bulletin, so far, 9,33,421 people were discharged cumulatively, including 324 yesterday. There were 5,824 active cases in the state which includes 118 in the ICU, the department added.

Bengaluru urban district accounted for 210 cases and four deaths Monday. Cumulatively, the city has reported 4,05,847 infections, 4,483 deaths, 3,97,271 discharges, including 110 on Monday, and 4,092 active cases.

According to the bulletin, 28 infections were reported in Tumakuru, 14 each in Mysuru and Kalaburagi, 12 in Vijayapura and 11 in Dharwad. Cases were also reported in Bengaluru Rural, Ballari, Chikkaballapura, Chikkamagaluru, Chitradurga, Dakshina Kannada, Davangere, Gadag, Kodagu, Mandya, Shivamogga, Udupi and Uttara Kannada.

Besides Bengaluru, one fatality was reported in Mysuru. Bagalkote, Bidar, Chamarajanagar, Haveri, Kolar, Koppal, Raichur and Ramanagara recorded nil infections and zero fatalities, while one infection and zero fatality was reported in Belagavi, Hassan and Yadgir.

There were as many as 60,127 tests done on Monday including 58,206 using the RT PCR and other methods taking the total tests done so far to 1.88 crore, the department added.

On Monday, 3,809 people were vaccinated including the first dose to 1,950 from the general public.There were no instance of adverse events following immunisation (AEFI), the department said.