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Family member of 76-year-old man who died of COVID-19 tested positive in Karnataka

A family member of the 76-year-old man from Kalaburgai who died of COVID-19 on March 10 has been tested positive for the virus.

ANI | Kalaburagi (Karnataka) | Updated: 15-03-2020 20:48 IST | Created: 15-03-2020 20:48 IST
Family member of 76-year-old man who died of COVID-19 tested positive in Karnataka
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A family member of the 76-year-old man from Kalaburgai who died of COVID-19 on March 10 has been tested positive for the virus. Kalaburagi Deputy Commissioner B Sharat said, "One member of the family of the 76-year-old man from Kalaburgai, who died due to coronavirus has tested positive for the virus."

The disease which originated in China's Wuhan city in December last year has so far spread to more than 100 countries, infecting over 1,30,000 people. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared coronavirus a pandemic. (ANI)


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