The BBMP has lodged a complaint with the police against the patient and the hotel under the Karnataka Epidemic Diseases Act.
In the mean time, health and safety measures have heightened in Bengaluru, BBMP limits. Fogging and spraying in the city's residential and commercial areas has been intensified.
The boy’s grandmother tested positive on Monday. After this, the Class 8 student stopped coming to school.
Meanwhile, the health department is taking extra measures in 13 of the 60 wards under Mangaluru city corporation where test positivity rate is high.
The study done by Apollo Hospitals involved 500 patients with moderate to severe COVID-19 caused pneumonia, admitted over 40 days between April 21 2021 and 30 May 2021.
The day also saw 14,785 discharges, continuing to outnumber the fresh cases, taking the total number of recoveries in the state so far to 25,81,559.
The pandemic has created such an opportunity that many fraudsters are thriving by exploiting and extorting people, who are in dire need of medical help.
In a heart-wrenching incident, a woman suspected to be Covid-positive, was found abandoned by her family at KSR Railway Station in Bengaluru.