DHARWAD: In a welcome departure from the recent days, the Dharwad district did not report a single new Covid-19 death, as per the bulletin released by the department of healtha and family welfare for the period from 5 pm, July 15, to 5 pm, July 16.
The district had reported Covid deaths on a daily basis in the past week. A total of 44 patients have died in Dharwad so far. The district is behind only Bengaluru Urban (507), Bidar (53), Dakshina Kannada (52), Ballari (51) and Mysuru (50) in overall Covid-19 fatalities.
However, 25 patients in the Dharwad district continue to be in the ICU, the highest after Bengaluru Urban, which has 317 patients under intensive care.