Daijiworld Media Network – Bengaluru
Bengaluru, Sep 24: Karnataka on Friday, September 24 registered 789 new coronavirus cases.
As per the bulletin released by the state health department, the active cases in the state stand at 13,306. Bengaluru Urban's single-day tally stood at 285.
As many as 23 deaths due to coronavirus were reported in the state on Friday, with Bengaluru Urban recording 8 deaths, the death toll in the state has risen to 37,706.
The state recorded 1050 discharges from hospitals on Friday, taking the total discharges to 29,20,792.
So far, Karnataka has seen 29,71,833 positive cases since the start of the pandemic in March 2020.
The positivity rate for the day stands at 0.58% while the case fatality rate for the day is 2.91%.
As many as 5,42,25,015 people have received vaccination so far.