Mysuru, August 7:- Continuing the trend of reporting higher numbers of the coronavirus cases, Mysuru district reported 361 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday, thus taking the tally to 6,476.
The district recorded lowest number of deaths in a one day in recent past, with 4 deaths on Thursday the total number of deaths linked to novel coronavirus has reached 198. The district stands third in the number of fatalities in the state among districts.
152 patients have been discharged from the designated Covid Hospitals and Covid Care Centres (CCC) in the district, a total of 2,494 patients have been discharged so far. The active cases being treated at various CCCs, district and private hospitals stands at 3,784 as on August 6.
The district reported a total of 2,261 positive cases from August 1 to August 6 and 52 deaths. On August 1, 365 cases and 9 deaths were recorded in the district. On August 2, 238 cases and10 deaths, on August 3, 372 cases and 13 fatalities, August 4 – 662 cases, 9 deaths and on August 5 – 261 cases and 11 deaths.
Bengaluru Urban continues to top the chart with 67,425 Covid-19 cases followed by Ballari and Mysuru which have 8,700 and 6,476 cases respectively. Bengaluru Urban also reported 1,178 fatalities so far followed by Dakshina Kannada with 199 deaths. (NAV)