Mysuru, August 27:- Mysuru district on Wednesday (August 26) reported 951 new Covid-19 infections, a record for the district, taking the tally to 14,880. With 20 more deaths, the toll in the district has risen to 381.
As many as 645 patients were discharged from various Covid Hospitals and Covid Care Centres (CCCs). A total of 10,656 patients have been discharged after getting cured from the hospitals so far.
The active coronavirus cases in the district stands at 3,843 as of Wednesday. In recent days the district has been registering higher number of positive cases and fatalities; the former is attributed to increased testing and the latter is because of patients being admitted to hospitals in a critical condition. The district authorities have been asking people to get admitted to hospitals for treatment in the early stages of infection to avoid death.