Two more from Kalaburagi test positive for COVID-19; State's tally now 315

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Two more from Kalaburagi test positive for COVID-19; State's tally now 315

Two more from Kalaburagi test positive for COVID-19; State's tally now 315

SC AN   ¦    Apr 16, 2020 05:48:51 PM (IST)

Two more from Kalaburagi test positive for COVID-19; State\'s tally now 315-1Kalaburagi: Two more people from Kalaburagi tested positive for COVID-19 since the last update on Thursday, April 16 afternoon.

Patients 314 is a 32-year-old man with an influenza-like illness. According to the bulletin released by the health department, he recently travelled to Bengaluru.

Patient 315 is a 5-year-old boy. The health department has not mentioned any contact or travel history, however, they are tracing all the boy's contacts.

The two new cases bring Karnataka's total for today to 36, the highest jump in cases witnessed by the state so far. Earlier in the day, 34 people had tested positive for COVID-19.

Karnataka now has 315 confirmed COVID-19 cases, which includes 13 deaths and 82 discharges.