The second wave of the pandemic is hitting hard and each day is a new record of sorts.
Today the State of Karnataka saw 48296 cases while Belagavi saw 514 new COVID cases.
This is a consecutive second day figure of 500+ for Belagavi district.
With average daily tests of 6500 the Positivity rate stands at an average of 9% from April 24.
|Daily tests||Positives||Positivity rate|
|April 24||7435||313||4.21 %|
|April 25||9233||336||3.64 %|
|April 26||2160||312||14.44 %|
|April 27||14313||219||1.53 %|
|April 29||3102||545||17.57 %|
|April 30||4568||514||11.25 %|
This single digit figure looks very good, but there is also the factor of under-reporting of cases. But the District admnistartion denies any such act of ommission.
Kodagu topped the state table in the COVID positivity rate at 22.4% on Thursday.
The positivity rate for April 29 was 19.92%, the Case Fatality Rate (CFR) touched 0.77% for the state.