Tag: Coronavirus Mysuru

Spike in Test Positivity Rate in Mysuru, Kodagu
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Spike in Test Positivity Rate in Mysuru, Kodagu

August 2, 2021

Kodagu DC imposes fresh restrictions on travellers from high-risk States Mysuru/Madikeri: A report from the State COVID War Room has stated that 10 out the 30 districts in Karnataka including Mysuru and Kodagu have reported COVID-19 Test Positivity Rate (TPR) that is higher than the State average of 1.4 percent from July 25 to July…

Bye bye ‘COVID Mitras’… thanks for your service
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Bye bye ‘COVID Mitras’… thanks for your service

June 29, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The District Administration is seriously considering closing down of ‘COVID Mitra’ Centres in a phased manner due to steady decline in Corona positive cases in the district. When the Corona positive cases hit peak a two months ago, the then Deputy Commissioner (DC) Rohini Sindhuri and Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) Commissioner Shilpa Nag came…

‘District Administration hiding COVID deaths’
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‘District Administration hiding COVID deaths’

June 24, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: KPCC Spokesperson M. Lakshmana has claimed that the District Administration was trying to manipulate COVID deaths in the district to ‘mislead’ people and prompt the State Government to continue strict lockdown for some more weeks. Addressing a press meet at Congress Office near City Railway Station this morning, Lakshmana said that from the beginning,…

Mounting death rate causes concern
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Mounting death rate causes concern

June 16, 2021

Delay in reporting mechanism is cause for many deaths, says District Surveillance Officer Mysore/Mysuru: The mounting Case Fatality Rate (CFR) in Mysuru at a time when the positivity rate is declining rapidly is a big cause for concern as the number of patients succumbing to COVID-19 infection has gone up with 286 deaths reported in…

Chief Minister to decide on Unlock 2.0 this evening
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Chief Minister to decide on Unlock 2.0 this evening

June 16, 2021

Bengaluru: Even as State BJP In-charge Arun Singh is scheduled to arrive in the State capital this evening in a bid to end the leadership row once and for all, amidst the reported demand for a change of guard by a section of the party, Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa said that the Government will take…

Life-saving business of ambulance-making
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Life-saving business of ambulance-making

June 13, 2021

City turns vehicle-conversion hub for Mandya, Hassan, Chamarajanagar and Kodagu By M.T. Yogesh Kumar Mysore/Mysuru: With the increasing demand for hospital beds as well as ambulances amid the massive surge in COVID-19 cases, there are many enterprising businessmen who have taken up the task of converting tourist and other passenger vehicles into ambulances. And Mysuru…

Young medicos volunteer to help COVID patients
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Young medicos volunteer to help COVID patients

June 11, 2021

By M.T. Yogesh Kumar Mysore/Mysuru: From the very first moment Coronavirus struck, medical students volunteered to support healthcare professionals’ fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The second wave saw more and more volunteer help in Mysuru as the pandemic reached its peak and the city too needed volunteer help and it came from all quarters –…

‘Lockdown lifting only after Positivity Rate drops below 5 percent’
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‘Lockdown lifting only after Positivity Rate drops below 5 percent’

June 11, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The existing Corona Positivity Rate is around 20 percent in Mysuru District because of which lockdown will be extended for another week to end on June 21, said Co-operation and District in-Charge Minister S.T. Somashekar. Talking to media after a meeting with MP, MLAs and officers at Zilla Panchayat auditorium here yesterday, he said…

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