Bengaluru: Karnataka Thursday reported 1,785 new cases of Covid-19 and 25 related deaths, taking the total number of infections to 29.13 lakh and the toll to 36,705, the health department said in a bulletin.
The day also saw 1,651 discharges, taking the total number of recoveries in the state so far to 28,52,368. Out of the total cases reported today, 414 were from Bengaluru Urban, as the city also saw 554 discharges and five deaths.
The total number of active cases in the state stands at 24,414. While the positivity rate for the day stood at 1.10 per cent, the case fatality rate (CFR) was at 1.40 per cent.
Bengaluru Urban district tops the list of positive cases, with a total of 12,29,340, followed by Mysuru (1,73,599) and Tumakuru (1,18,136). Cumulatively a total of 3.93 crore samples have been tested in the state so far, of which 1,61,662 were tested on Thursday alone.