Bhatkal: In what is said to be the fourth positive case of Corona Virus in the town, another person tested positive for Corona Virus on Saturday evening here. Taking the total number of active cases in Bhatkal to seven.
The patient reportedly came to Mangaluru to receive his friend who arrived from Dubai to Mangaluru International Airport on March 20 and later tested positive for Corona Virus. He reportedly dropped the passenger in his car to his home in Bhatkal.
When the passenger tested positive for the virus, his friend who picked him at the airport and brought him to Bhatkal was also asked to report to the hospital after which his throat swabs were sent for testing. The reports arrived on Saturday evening confirming that he had tested positive for the virus.