Mangaluru, July 10: Dakshina Kannada, which has emerged as one of the hotspots of covid-19 in Karnataka, has recorded at least six novel coronavirus related deaths in past 24 hours.
According to sources, four people lost their battle with the novel coronavirus in Wenlock, the designated covid hospital.
A 35-year-old man from Hosabettu, who was tested positive for COVID-19 recently, died at the Wenlock COVID hospital in the morning.
A 58-year-old woman from Thokkottu, a 67-year-old man from Ullal and a 65-year-old man from Falnir also passed away in the same hospital.
Two other covid patients passed away in private hospitals.
With this, the total number of death of covid patients in the district rose to 36.
6 deaths in a day take Dakshina Kannada’s covid toll to 36