Karnataka CM goes into self-isolation after staff at official residence test COVID-19 positive

WHAT?

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has quarantined himself at his residence after a couple of people posted at his official residence 'Krishna' tested positive for COVID-19.

WHEN?

In a statement issued on Friday afternoon, Yediyurappa said that he was healthy and will continue to work from his residence.

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According to the Union Health Ministry, Karnataka has recorded 33,418 cases of COVID-19 so far. Out of the total, 19,039 are active cases and 13,836 have been discharged. Till now, 543 people have died in the state after contracting the virus.