Mysuru, September 8:- Mysuru district on Monday (September 7) reported 221 new Covid-19 infections, thus taking the tally to 22,301.
199 patients have been discharged from hospitals after getting cured of the disease and the tally of discharged patients is 14,695. Of the 22,301 positive cases, 7094 are active cases in the district. Nine deaths were also reported on Monday due to the coronavirus and the total fatalities has risen to 512 in the district. Mysuru is the only district in the state to have crossed 500 deaths, next only to Bengaluru Urban where more than 2,000 deaths occurred.
As usual, Bengaluru Urban reported 2,942 new infections taking the tally to 1,50,523. With 2935 discharges on Monday, the tally of discharges reached 108642. The district has 39,669 active cases and also registered 48 fatalities due to the Covid-19 and the total death count has reached 2211.
Among other districts, Ballari reported 266 new cases followed by Mysuru (221), Davangere (199),
Dakshina Kannada (152), Shivamogaa (150), Mandya (169), Kalaburagi (141), Yadgir (137), Hassan (128) and Bagalkote (126). (NAV)