Between January 1 and January 12, 486 students at medical, paramedical, and engineering universities tested positive for COVID-19. On Wednesday, district health officials discovered three fresh clusters. After 6 students tested positive, an engineering college dormitory was recognized as a cluster. The majority of students who test positive are asymptomatic or have mild symptoms.
519 test positive in DK
In Dakshina Kannada, 519 COVID-positive cases were reported yesterday, with one fatality, bringing the total number of deaths to 1,706. In the district, there are 2,253 active cases, with a 5.04 percent test positive rate.
361 cases in Udupi
Udupi district reported 361 Covid positive cases yesterday. There are 1,625 current cases in the district. The district recorded a 5.57 % overall positive rating. Udupi has the highest positive rate at 7.4 %, followed by Karkala at 3.9 %, and Kundapur at 2 %.