The deceased is identified as Shiddappa Shinge (51). He is a native of Hosur in Hukkeri taluk of Belagavi.
He had served in the armed forces prior to joining armed reserve police force of city in 2016 as a constable.
Though he received second dose of vaccine, he tested positive for coronavirus and was in hospital for the past two weeks. However, he succumbed to the dreaded disease and suffered multiple organ failure, stated police commissioner N Shashi Kumar in a media release.