Karnataka: Thirty-two students have tested positive for Covid in a college in Karnataka’s Kolar KGF College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, state Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar informed on Wednesday.
“32 students are infected with Covid in a college in KGF nursing college. All of them are Kerala returnees. I will visit the college and take action against the college management,” said the Minister.
Sudhakar said that the Covid has been brought under control to 700-800 cases per day from as high as 50,000 cases per day while adding that the government has worked hard to mitigate the pandemic.
Karnataka on Tuesday reported 1,217 new infection cases, 1198 recoveries and 25 deaths in the last 24 hours. There are 18,386 active cases in the state as of now.