Mysuru, November 20:- Mysuru district on Thursday (November 19) registered 54 new Covid-19 infections, thus taking its tally of cumulative positive cases to 49,751. As many as 68 patients have been discharged after getting cured and the total discharges so far in the district stands at 48,053.
Out of 49,751 cases, 714 are active in Mysuru district and the patients are in stable condition. With the death of a person on November 19, the death toll has risen to 984 in the district.
Fourteen out of 26 deaths reported in the state on November 19 are from Bengaluru Urban followed by Ballari, Dakshina Kannada, Dharwad and Tumakuru – two each and Chikkaballapura, Kodagu, Mysuru and Vijayapura – one each.
Most of the deceased are either with a history of Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) or Influenza-like illness (ILI). Among the other districts where new cases were reported, Bengaluru Urban accounts for 1,048, Tumakuru – 103, Vijayapura – 78, Hassan and Dakshina Kannada – 54 each and Shivamogga – 53. (NAV)