60 students in Karnataka college hostels test positive for COVID-19

Dharwad: As many as 60 students have tested positive for COVID-19 at two hostels at the SDM College of Medical Sciences located at Manjusreenagar in Dharwad, Karnataka.

Speaking to the media, Dharwad District Collector Nitish Patil said: “60 students from SDM College of Medical Sciences in Dharwad have tested positive for COVID-19. Test reports from another 100 students are awaited. “Two foyers at the college have been sealed,” Patil said.

Meanwhile, Karnataka has reported 306 new cases of COVID-19, 224 recoveries and two deaths in the past 24 hours, according to the state’s health bulletin today.

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With this, the total number of cases in the state rose to 29,941,561. The total number of deaths in the state stands at 38,187.