Karnataka Covid Cases News

K’taka blocks, digs up roads on Kerala border to curb traffic amid Covid surge

K’taka blocks, digs up roads on Kerala border to curb traffic amid Covid surge

Bengaluru: Karnataka’s Dakshina Kannada district administration is reportedly blocking roads at the entry points from neighbouring Kerala’s Kasargod district to prevent unchecked ingress amid Coronavirus surge, an official said on Friday. According to a police official, over the last three days, they deployed earthmovers to dig up roads within the jurisdiction

K’taka mandates negative test report for all travellers from Maha’tra, Kerala

K’taka mandates negative test report for all travellers from Maha’tra, Kerala

Bengaluru: Irrespective of people’s vaccination status, the Karnataka government on Saturday made it mandatory for all, travelling from Maharashtra and Kerala, to produce a negative RT-PCR test report to enter its state boundary. The move, part of measures to increase pandemic related surveillance at entry points, follows reports of a

Karnataka Covid-19 active caseload nears 6 lakh mark, highest in the country

Karnataka Covid-19 active caseload nears 6 lakh mark, highest in the country

Bengaluru: Karnataka climbed to the top of the country’s Covid-19 list going past Maharashtra’s 5,46,129 cases with 5,92,182 active cases, on Wednesday. This number is a clear indicator of the burden on the healthcare system, including patients in hospitals, Covid Care Centres and home isolation. Karnataka’s surpassing Maharashtra comes amid