Bengaluru, Apr 28: With the detection of eight more fresh cases of the COVID-19 infection, the total number of positive cases in Karnataka surged to 520 on Tuesday.
According to official sources, among the eight fresh cases as many as six were reported from Kalaburagi district, followed by one case each at Bengaluru urban and Gadag districts.
Among the eight new cases, four were female and got admitted to designated hospitals for treatment.
While 20 people were died due to COVID-19 cases, as many as 198 patients, who had contracted for the disease had been completely cured and discharged from the hospitals. (UNI)