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In a single day/last 24 hours, Karnataka state has recorded 2743 new cases of Coronavirus and 75 deaths, taking state’s tally to 28,62,338 cases and toll to 35,601. The day also saw 3,081 discharges, continuing to outnumber the fresh cases, taking the total number of recoveries in the state so far to 27,87,111.
Out of the total new cases, Bengaluru Urban has reported 611 new cases, as the city saw 693 discharges and 12 deaths. Active cases in the state stood at 39,603. While the positivity rate for the day stood at 1.64 per cent, case fatality rate (CFR) was at 2.73 per cent.