Karnataka on Friday reported 7,955 coronavirus cases in a day in its highest daily spike this year. With this, the number of active cases has jumped to 58,084 in the state.
The biggest contributor to the state’s Covid figure was capital Bengaluru, which reported over 5,000 coronavirus cases in 24 hours. The city has been consistently reporting over 4,000 cases for the last few days.
46 people died in the state on Friday, taking the death count to 12,813.
3,220 people were discharged in 24 hours. The total of recoveries in Karnataka is 9,77,169.
The positivity rate is 5.88 per cent.