Bengaluru: On Saturday October 16, Karnataka reported 264 fresh cases and six deaths, bringing the total number of cases and deaths to 29,83,133 and 37,937, respectively.
421 patients were discharged on the same day, bringing the overall number of recoveries to 29,35,659. A Health Department bulletin stated that there were 9,508 active cases.
According to the report, Bengaluru Urban had the most number of cases with 121 and three deaths.
New cases were also reported in other districts, with 34 in Dakshina Kannada, 21 in Mysuru, 16 in Hassan, 12 in Kodagu, and 10 in Udupi.
Gadag, Mysuru, and Udupi each reported one death.
According to the bulletin, twenty-seven districts reported no fatalities.
The day’s positive rate was 0.43 per cent, with a case fatality rate of 2.27 per cent.
A total of 60,141 samples were tested, bringing the total number of specimens examined to 4.93 crore.