Udayavni Special

6 from DK, 27 from Udupi test positive; Maha returnees add to COVID-19 rise in coastal districts

Team Udayavani, May 28, 2020, 12:53 PM IST

Mangaluru: The Karnataka state reported 75 COVID-19 cases on Thursday, May 28, including 27 new cases in Udupi, and six new cases in Dakshina Kannada. With this, the total number of cases in the state rose to 2,493.

Out of 27 positive cases in Udupi, 24 are Maharashtra returnees and two are Telangana returnees while one had returned from Kerala. With this, the number of cases in Udupi has reached 147, including death and 3 discharge.

All the six who tested positive for COVID-19 in Dakshina Kannada returned from Maharashtra. DK has so far has 87 confirmed cases of COVID-19 including 29 discharged and seven deaths.

Thus, Maharashtra returnees contributed to a rise in fresh cases in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi.

With 47 deaths and 809 discharges, there are 1,635 active corona cases in the state, the department said in its mid-day bulletin.

Twenty-eight patients have been discharged so far on Thursday.

A total of 46 out of 75 cases are returnees from neighboring Maharashtra, six from Tamil Nadu, two from Telangana, one each from Kerala, Delhi. One person is with international travel history from UAE.

Remaining cases include, seven- who are contacts of patients already tested positive, one with the history of SARI while 10 patients” contact history is still under tracing.

Among the districts where the new cases were reported, Udupi accounting for 27, followed by Hassan 13, seven each from Bengaluru urban and Yadgir, six each from Chitradurga and Dakahina Kannada, three each from Kalaburagi and Chikkamagaluru, Vijayapura 2, and one from Raichur.



Top News

Bengaluru: 50-year-old woman dies after 12 hospitals deny admission

PM extends greetings on ‘Guru Purnima’

India records 24,850 COVID-19 cases in single day

Rapper Kanye West announces 2020 US Presidential run, gets Elon Musk’s support

America loves India, says US President Donald Trump

WHO ends hydroxychloroquine trial for COVID-19

Karnataka issues guidelines for home isolation of COVID-19 positive people

Related Articles More

Delhi LG Anil Baijal inaugurates world’s ‘largest’ COVID care centre

4 Assam Rifles personnel, 10 NDRF staffers among 22 new COVID-19 cases in Mizoram

Gangavati: COVID-19 positive woman walks 2 km to hospital

India records 24,850 COVID-19 cases in single day

Goa councillor dies of COVID-19


COVID-19 patient waits in ambulance for hospitalisation; MLA U T Khader intervenes

SS Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre Davangere

Sunday Lockdown: Udupi DC’s advisory

How to grow Spiny gourd in your Home ft Shivaram Bhat | Udayavani

Uday Innaje : Success story of Sugarcane Farmer | Udayavani

Latest Additions

Fire breaks out at Tejasvini Hospital, patients shifted

Press Release from Bantwal Rural Police

South Korea: AR mirror helps shoppers with touchless cosmetics shopping

Construction work at Hindu temple site in Islamabad halted

Delhi LG Anil Baijal inaugurates world’s ‘largest’ COVID care centre

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.