Karnataka reports 8 new positive COVID-19 cases

Karnataka State Government reported 8 new positive COVID-19 cases from 5:00 PM yesterday till 12:00 noon today. 

Updated: Apr 27, 2020 16:10 IST

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Roselet Sheena Merli

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Tags: India Corona

Karnataka reports 8 new COVID-19 cases in past 20 hours

To date, the Government of Karnataka reported 511 confirmed COVID-19 positive cases in the state. The number includes 19 deaths and 188 discharges. 8 new positive cases have been reported from 5:00 PM yesterday till 12:00 noon today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a video conference meeting with the Chief Ministers and enquired about the status of all States on COVID-19 situation on 27 April. 

India has crossed a total of 28,000 marks. Of the total number of COVID-19 positive cases, there are 20,835 active cases, while 6,185 people have been cured and discharged from hospitals. As the coronavirus situation in the country is improving, the Union Health Ministry said that the mortality rate of COVID-19 patients in India is 3.1% as compared to 7% globally.