DHARWAD: Dharwad district has reported 709 fresh Covid-19 cases on Tuesday, taking the cumulative tally to 52,154. However, However, 733 persons who were infected with the virus recovered during the same period.
The toll went up to 880 as 12 persons succumbed to the deadly infection in the last 24 hours. The virus has claimed 178 lives this month so far. The total cases reported till date this month are 21,715. On an average, around 868 cases are being reported daily. The number of active cases went up to 7,190. The total recoveries went up to 44,082. It may be noted that 18,097 persons recovered this month so far.
Neighbouring district Belagavi saw 1,260 new cases on Tuesday while reporting 24 deaths due to Covid-19 complications.
Haveri district reported 168 fresh cases and seven deaths. Similarly, Gadag reported 259 fresh cases and five Covid-related deaths.