Uttara Kannada COVID tally reaches 30; Bhatkal has 29 cases, Kumta opens acccount

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Uttara Kannada COVID tally reaches 30; Bhatkal has 29 cases, Kumta opens acccount

Uttara Kannada COVID tally reaches 30; Bhatkal has 29 cases, Kumta opens acccount

Sc BH   ¦    May 13, 2020 12:34:17 PM (IST)

Uttara Kannada COVID tally reaches 30; Bhatkal has 29 cases, Kumta opens acccount-1Karwar: Uttara Kannada district registered two new cases on Wednesday morning, taking the district's total COVID-19 tally to 30.

The new cases have been reported from Bhatkal and Kumta and the case reported from Bhatkal is of a two-year-old child.

While this is the first case from Kumta, Bhatkal has been a corona hotspot with 29 cases having been reported so far.

As far as the first case from Kumta is concerned, the 26-year-old man tested positive had come from Ratnagiri and had gone into quarantine. However, when his throat swab was sent for tests, the report was positive.

A sense of fear has gripped Kumta area after this case.