Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai said enforcement of COVID appropriate behaviour will continue and fire audits at hospitals will be done.
Decision to be taken on scientific basis: Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai on lifting of weekend, night curfew
A meeting with expert committee members later in the afternoon would decide on the continuation of weekend curfew, Basavaraj Bommai said.
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai recovers from COVID, says decision on relaxing curbs likely on January 21
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai, who had tested positive for COVID on January 10, today resumed his day-to-day work from office, after recovery.
2.5 lakh healthcare, frontline workers trained online to combat COVID-19: Karnataka Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar
Karnataka has so far trained about 2.5 lakh healthcare and frontline staff through online platforms to effectively leverage technology to fight COVID-19 pandemic.
Only the sick, emergency cases can visit hospitals for next 2 weeks to halt spread of COVID-19: Karnataka government
The government has asked patients with mild illness requiring outpatient or follow-up care not to visit hospitals till then or till further orders.
Sudhakar said although the COVID cases are increasing by the day, only about five to six per cent are getting hospitalised.
Karnataka reported 25,005 new cases of COVID-19, and 8 fatalities, taking the tally to 31,24,524 and the death toll to 38,397.
Karnataka registered 21,390 fresh cases of COVID-19 and 10 fatalities, taking the tally to 30,99,519 and the death toll to 38,389.
The Karnataka government decided to extend the stringent measures imposed to contain the surging COVID cases in the state till January 31 morning.
Bengaluru Urban district now has a total of 13,19,340 positive cases, followed by Mysuru 1,82,201 and Tumakuru 1,22,251.
Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday said he has tested positive for COVID-19, with mild symptoms.
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai rules out relaxation in COVID restrictions at places with less positivity rate
The Karnataka government on January 4 had imposed curfew on weekends and restricted public gatherings to fight the third wave of COVID-19, till January 19.
The Dharwad district administration and education department have been conducting the COVID-19 test among the school children for the last two weeks.
The first dose coverage is highest in Bengaluru Urban, with 127 per cent of the target covered, followed by Gadag with 102% and Vijayapura with 101%.
He was double vaccinated too. In a video shared by the patient, which has gone viral on social media, he reassures people that he had very mild symptoms and has recovered well.