Daijiworld Media Network - Bengaluru
Bengaluru, Aug 5: Karnataka on Friday, Aug 5, reported 2,042 new coronavirus cases.
As per the bulletin released by the state health department, the active cases in the state stands at 11,403. Bengaluru urban's single-day tally at 1309.
Two deaths were reported due to coronavirus in the state on Friday. The death toll in the state has risen to 40,113.
The state recorded 1704 discharges from hospitals on Friday, taking the total discharges to 39,64,998.
So far, Karnataka has seen 40,16,556 positive cases since the start of the pandemic in March 2020.
The positivity rate for the day stands at 6.32%. As many as 11,66,46,496 people have received vaccination so far.