Bengaluru, May 5 : With the detection of eight fresh cases, including three from Bengaluru Urban district, the total Covid-19 count in Karnataka surged to 659 on Tuesday. According to official sources, besides three cases from Bengaluru district, Dakshina Kannada, Bagalkote have reported two cases each while one has been reported from Ballari district.
The number of deaths from the COVID-19 cases has also risen to 28 with a 60-year-old woman succumbing to it today. With the discharge of three more patients, the total number of persons who have completely recovered from the disease rose to 324, the sources added. (UNI)