Karnataka News


Karnataka grocers, supermarkets to operate 24x7 amid lockdown

The top cop, however, appealed to the people to avoid crowding.

published : 26 Mar 2020

COVID-19 patient who died in Bengaluru was turned away from RGICD due to lack of beds: Minister

Even as the cases in Karnataka are not as high as Maharashtra or Kerala, the state already finds itself running short of beds.

published : 26 Mar 2020

Karnataka confirms second coronavirus death in case of septuagenarian woman

The woman from Gouribidanur, who had returned from Mecca, died at Bowring Hospital at 1 pm on Wednesday.

published : 26 Mar 2020

Karnataka sees 10 new COVID-19 cases taking tally to 51, here are the details

The highest number of confirmed cases in the state are in Bengaluru with 32.

published : 25 Mar 2020

Karnataka to stamp primary, secondary contacts of quarantined people

In Bengaluru city alone, more than 10,000 people have already been stamped and home quarantined.

published : 25 Mar 2020

COVID-19 lockdown: Karnataka to give passes to 15 categories of staff, here's the full list

The passes will be made available 24/7 on the submission of a standardized application form, said a memo signed by Bhaskar Rao, Commissioner of Police

published : 25 Mar 2020

Karnataka government uses Tik Tok videos to raise awareness on coronavirus ahead of Ugadi

The videos express sentiments of people who are bored due to the ongoing social isolation and lock down and wish to step out for fun, but reiterates the message that stepping out could be a threat.

published : 25 Mar 2020

Raw material for hand sanitiser in short supply

Parasa added that if the licence comes through on Tuesday, they should come out with the first batch of hand sanitiser by Friday.

published : 25 Mar 2020

U-turn: CM shuts Indira Canteens, no alternative

Though a key festival in Karnataka, people have been asked to stay off the roads and support the government’s initiative to curb the spread of coronavirus.

published : 25 Mar 2020

Sudhakar made crisis manager, Sriramulu out 

The CM took the decision after Sriramulu and Sudhakar indulged in one-upmanship over the crisis, sources said.

published : 25 Mar 2020

Labourers, street vendors struggle to make ends meet

Construction labourers, street vendors, cab drivers and other workers in the unorganised sector are suffering during the lockdown, as they need to go out for work to earn their daily bread.

published : 25 Mar 2020

COVID cloud over garment industry

As per an industrialist, there is no clarity about how the workers will be paid and how factories will make up for the losses.

published : 25 Mar 2020

State needs to gird up for 80K  cases, needs 4,800 ventilators

Task force says state woefully short of equipment, suggests setting up of health infra

published : 25 Mar 2020

On Day 1 of ‘curfew’, people defy ban order in some places

The Karnataka Government had issued orders prohibiting the gathering of more than five people in public places, stopping public and private transport services, and closing of government offices.

published : 25 Mar 2020

On Ugadi, don’t gamble with your life, say police

This is evident in the villages of Rampura, Hanur and other villages in Mysuru and Chamrajanagar districts, where people are keeping a safe distance from relatives and friends.

published : 25 Mar 2020