Mangaluru: A total of 49 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 in Dakshina Kannada district today, June 27.
With these fresh cases, the total number of Covid-19 cases reached to 576 in Dakshina Kannada district now.
Among the 49 persons who tested positive for the disease today, 14 persons had come from abroad like Saudi Arabia, Dammam, Dubai, Sharjah, and Qatar, three cases are related to Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) and four cases are pertaining to Severe Acute Respiratory Illness (SARI). A total of 22 persons infected with the primary contacts of COVID-19 patients and the remaining six persons have neither had any travel history nor they have contacts of COVID-19 patients.
Meanwhile, a total of 38 persons have discharged from Wenlock hospital after recovering from the disease today. With this, the total number of discharged patients after recovering from the disease reached 416 in the DK district.