Daijiworld Media Network – Bengaluru
Bengaluru, Jun 19: Karnataka on Saturday, June 19 registered 5,815 new coronavirus cases.
As per the bulletin released by the state health department, the active cases in the state stand at 1,30,872. Bengaluru Urban's single-day tally has come down to 1,263 new cases.
As many as 161 deaths due to coronavirus were reported in the state on Saturday, with Bengaluru Urban alone recording 23 deaths and Ballari 10. With this, the death toll so far has risen to 33,763.
The state recorded 11,832 discharges from hospitals, taking the total discharges so far to 26,37,279.
So far, Karnataka has seen 28,01,936 positive cases since the start of the pandemic in March 2020.
The positivity rate for the day stands at 3.38%, while the case fatality rate for the day is 2.76%.
As many as 1,83,32,366 people have received vaccination so far.