13,800 New Infections, 2,686 In Bengaluru

Bengaluru registered worst-hit district with 2,686 cases. (File) Karnataka on Friday registered 13,800 new coronavirus cases and 365 deaths, data released by the state health department said today. The total active Covid cases in the state now stand at 2,68,275, while the positivity rate and the death rate were reported at 9.69 per cent and … Read more

Tejasvi Surya On Reports He Apologised For Bengaluru Bed Row, Says Fake News

Tejasvi Surya made the charges of corruption earlier this week. (File) Bengaluru: BJP MP Tejasvi Surya has denied reports that he apologised to those working at a municipal COVID-19 war room in Bengaluru, after his allegations of what he called a “bed-blocking scandal” at his own party-controlled civic body took a communal turn. “When one … Read more

50,000 New Covid Cases In Karnataka, Nearly Half From Bengaluru

Bengaluru Urban alone accounted for 23,106 infections and 161 fatalities. Bengaluru: Karnataka on Wednesday reported more than 50,000 new coronavirus cases for the first time, with nearly half of them in capital Bengaluru, as the second wave of COVID-19 left patients and hospitals scrabbling for medicines and oxygen. The state has reported an alarming rise … Read more

BJP’s Tejasvi Surya’s Expose On Covid Bed Scam Takes Communal Turn

Tejasvi Surya is seen reading out a list of names of people posted in the Covid facility Bengaluru: After BJP MP Tejasvi Surya’s big reveal on what he called a “bed-blocking scandal” in Bengaluru, blaming his own party-controlled civic body, a video has exposed shocking communal comments made in his presence against 17 Muslim employees … Read more

Coronavirus, Bengaluru: Bribes For Beds

Bengaluru reported over 20,000 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours on Tuesday evening (File) Bengaluru: Two people have been arrested, and others are being questioned, after BJP Bengaluru South MP Tejasvi Surya accused city municipal officials of accepting bribes to allot hospital beds in the city – a precious commodity as the Covid pandemic rages. … Read more