Minister V Sunil Kumar tested positive for Covid-19

Friday, January 14th, 2022
Sunil Kumar

Karkala : Karnataka Energy Minister V Sunil Kumar on Friday tested positive for Covid-19. “I have tested positive for Covid-19 today with mild symptoms,” Kumar, who is also the Kannada & Culture minister, said in a tweet. “I request everyone who has recently come in contact with me to isolate and get themselves tested.” Kumar […]

BJP President Nalin Kumar Kateel tested positive for 2nd time

Monday, January 10th, 2022

Mangaluru  : Dakshina Kannada MP and state BJP President Nalin Kumar Kateel has tested positive for Covid-19. Those who had come into contact with me must get themselves tested,” the MP has said in his tweet. The MP has tweeted regarding this. “I have tested Covid positive. Have no symptoms and am fine. ನನಗೆ ಕೋವಿಡ್ […]

Nine students tested positive for Covid-19

Monday, December 6th, 2021

Mangaluru : After more than a month, Dakshina Kannada districts found a cluster where nine students tested positive for Covid-19 as on Monday. Deputy commissioner Dr K V Rajendra said that a cluster was identified in a paramedical college in the city outskirts where nine positive cases were reported in the last three days. Dr […]

Coronavirus cases Sep 6 : DK – 258, 2 deaths, Udupi – 53, 1 death

Tuesday, September 7th, 2021
Corona Virus

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada reported 258 new coronavirus cases and two deaths and Udupi registered 53 new cases and one death on Monday, Sep 6. As many as 227 patients were discharged from hospitals on Monday. A total of 16,15,466 samples have been tested so far, out of which 15,05,150 have turned out to be […]

Corona Virus on July 6 : DK 216 – 12 deaths, Udupi 113 and 1 death

Wednesday, July 7th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada reported 216 new coronavirus cases and thirteen deaths and Udupi reported 113 fresh cases and one death on Tuesday, July 6. A total of 10,91,679 samples have been tested so far and positive cases in the district has risen to 94,288 out of which 2,835 are currently active. The positivity rate of district is 3.31%. […]

Kadri Fire Service Station firefighter dies of Covid-19, 6 Fire Personnel tested positive

Monday, May 24th, 2021
Naveen Chandra

Mangaluru : Seven personnel of the Kadri Fire Service Station have tested positive for Covid-19. Unfortunately, one of them has succumbed to the infection. The deceased is Naveen Chandra (54) of Ullal Kotekar. Naveen Chandrawas admitted to A J Hospital on 9 May, after he tested positive for Covid-19. Since he was suffering from breathing […]

Coronavirus : Dakshina Kannada – 295, Udupi – 412 cases

Monday, April 26th, 2021
Corona Virus

Mangaluru :  Dakshina Kannada district reported 295 fresh coronavirus cases on Monday raising the tally to 41,579. Out of these, 4,032 cases are currently active. A total of 718,605 samples have been tested. Out of which 677,026 are negative. As many as 238 people were discharged on Monday, taking the total number of recoveries to […]

Ten police personnel tested positive for coronavirus

Monday, April 26th, 2021

Mangaluru: As many as ten police personnel under Mangaluru city police commissionerate have tested positive for coronavirus after the vaccination. Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar informed that out of the 10 persons, two are admitted to a hospital while others are in home isolation. Further he added that he has personally inquired about their health […]

Halady Srinivas Shetty tests positive for Covid-19

Friday, April 23rd, 2021
Srinivas Shetty

Kundapur : Kundapur MLA Halady Srinivas Shetty has tested positive for Covid-19. He has been admitted to the Manipal Hospital. It may be recalled here that DK District in-charge Minister Kota Srinivas Poojary had also tested positive recently.

Government School teachers tested positive for COVID-19 in Dakshina Kannada

Wednesday, January 6th, 2021

Mangaluru : Two teachers from Government Higher Primary School were among the 44 who tested positive for COVID-19 in Dakshina Kannada on Tuesday. According to Block Education Officer from Sullia H.D. Mahadev, the two teachers from Balapa and Subrahmanya, respectively, had undergone RT-PCR test before reopening of classes on January 1. Pending result, the teacher […]