Bengaluru Coronavirus

Karnataka reports biggest single day spike of 9,894 new COVID-19 cases, over 3,400 from Bengaluru alone

As of September 13 evening, cumulatively 4,59,445 COVID-19 positive cases have been confirmed in the state, which includes 7,265 deaths and 3,52,958 discharges.

published on : 13th September 2020

Botched results? Five jockeys in Bengaluru test negative second time

The BTC refused to help. Jockey Ryan Ahmed said Aster Labs conducted the first round of tests on the BTC premises.

published on : 24th August 2020

Bannerghatta Park beckons, coronavirus protocol in place

The State government has certified the Bannerghatta National Park to be “safe” for public visit amid the Covid-19 pandemic, said park authorities.

published on : 10th August 2020

Coronavirus tally nears 2 lakh as Karnataka records 5,985 positive cases

The state’s Covid-19 tally inched towards 2 lakh cases, as 5,985 fresh positives were reported on Sunday, taking  the total to 1,78,087. 

published on : 10th August 2020

Data from war room, wards tells different tales in Bengaluru

It now turns out there are glaring discrepancies in the data put out by Karnataka War Room and that given by local ward corporators.

published on : 28th July 2020

Give beds, or else, minister warns hospital in Bengaluru

 As Bengaluru threatens to explode with Covid-19 numbers, the pressure to get more hospital beds for symptomatic cases in each one of the eight zones is very high.

published on : 28th July 2020

Southern states continue reporting high number of COVID-19 cases

Incidentally, Tamil Nadu crossed the grim milestone of two lakh cases, although cured persons outnumbered the active cases.

published on : 26th July 2020

Uproar in Bengaluru as COVID warrior succumbs to virus after failing to get admitted on time

Dilnaz Begum died on Saturday afternoon after she spent the entire Friday night looking for a bed to get admitted and was denied admission in seven hospitals.

published on : 25th July 2020

False hospital video goes viral, Bengaluru Police register case

Official sources said the video was reportedly from a hospital in one of the northern states and not from Victoria Hospital.

published on : 19th July 2020

Karnataka records biggest single day spike of 1,272 COVID-19 cases, seven deaths

The health department said, out of 8,194 active cases, 7,902 patients are in isolation at designated hospitals and stable, while 292 are in ICU.

published on : 1st July 2020

Separate place on outskirts for burying COVID-19 victims in Bengaluru: Karnataka Health Minister

In some places, people have also expressed concern over the bodies of those who died of the coronavirus being buried in their neighborhood.

published on : 1st July 2020

Karnataka CM Yediyurappa directs private hospitals in Bengaluru to arrange 2,500 additional beds by Tuesday

Karnataka saw the biggest ever spike in cases on Sunday with 1,267 people testing positive of which Bengaluru's share was 783.

published on : 29th June 2020

COVID-19 patient commits suicide in Bengaluru hospital

According to the police, the 60-year-old female COVID-19 patient hung herself in the restroom of KC general hospital.

published on : 26th June 2020

Karnataka CM Yeddiyurappa to call for all Bengaluru MLAs meeting to discuss COVID-19 spread 

The CM said that citizens will have to work with the government proactively to ensure home quarantine norms, social distancing norms are followed diligently.

published on : 25th June 2020

Two Bengaluru Railway Division staff test COVID-19 positive within 24 hours

The patients are a Senior Section Engineer (SSE) at Kengeri railway station and a Station Master at Hebbal station. 

published on : 19th June 2020
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