On Friday two deaths due to COVID 19 were reported one each from Athani and Hukkeri.
With these deaths, the total deaths by COVID 19 have risen to 9 in Belagavi district.
A 58yr old woman from Hukkeri who was admitted to the hospital on 8-7-2020
and her swab was taken on 8-7-20 at 3:00 PM.
She was diagnosed with cardiorespiratory failure secondary to acute exacerbation of COPD and Covid19.
In the second case, a 67 yr old woman a resident of Athani was admitted to the hospital on 08/07/2020 at 4:18 AM and she passed away on 09/07/2020 at 3:00 PM.
She was suffering from breathlessness for 5 days and the cause of death was cardiorespiratory arrest secondary to Covid-19.