Bengaluru: Executive chairperson of Bengaluru-headquartered Biocon Ltd Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw said on Monday evening that she has tested determined for COVID-19.
“I grasp added to the COVID-18 count by checking out determined. Gentle symptoms and I’m hoping it stays that technique,” the 67-year-feeble biotechnology alternate aged said in a tweet.
I grasp added to the Covid count by checking out determined. Gentle symptoms n I’m hoping it stays that technique.
— Kiran Mazumdar Shaw (@kiranshaw) August 17, 2020
Replying to her tweet, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor said, “So sorry to hear this, @KiranShaw. We want you hale & hearty rapidly! Be neatly my friend.”
So sorry to hear this, @KiranShaw. We want you hale & hearty rapidly! Be neatly my friend.
— Shashi Tharoor (@ShashiTharoor) August 17, 2020
As of 17 August evening, cumulatively 2,33,283 COVID-19 determined conditions grasp been confirmed in Karnataka, which entails 4,062 deaths and 1,48,562 discharges, the health department said in its bulletin.
Bengaluru City district tops the checklist of COVID-19 conditions, with a total of 91,864 infections to this point.
Out of 6,317 modern conditions reported in the relate on Monday, 2,053 conditions ere from Bengaluru metropolis by myself.