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7,665 new cases of corona in Karnataka, 139 patients die

The India Print 2020-08-19 11:31:24

Bengaluru On Tuesday , 7,665 new cases of Kovid-19 were reported in Karnataka , while 139 patients died. With this, the number of infected people increased to 2,40,948. The death toll has risen to 4,201. The health department gave this information. Meanwhile, the number of people recovering from the disease in the state was more than the new cases and 8,387 patients were discharged from the hospital after getting healthy. 

Of the new cases, 2,242 are from Bengaluru urban area alone. In its bulletin, the Health Department said that 1,56,949 patients have recovered from the disease so far in the state. There are currently 79,782 people infected with the virus out of which 79,085 patients are in hospitals, while 697 patients are in intensive care rooms (ICUs).