Belagavi saw its first SARI case with 30-year female testing positive for COVID-19 on 26-06-2020.
After this the area has been sealed down to contain the spread if any.
P-10626 30 Female Belagavi SARI and she is from Shree Nagar and hence the area has been sealed down and no one is allowed to enter the sealed area. All shops and commercial establishments in the said area are also shut.
In Vadgaon as well Fule Galli – Yellur cross has been sealed down as an 8-year-old was to be COVID positive a couple of days ago.
The family had returned from Maharashtra and were home quarantined in an apartment, and currently only the 8-year old tested positive.
However, no official announcement as Containment zones has been made.
Severe acute respiratory infections (SARI): An acute respiratory infection with a history of fever or measured fever of ≥ 38° C and cough with onset within the last 7 days and requires overnight hospitalization.
Symptoms of SARI are similar to those of Covid-19. Doctors insist that most of the patients in Karnataka with symptoms of SARI are secondary contacts of an index patient.