Karnataka chief minister B S Yediyurappa on Monday stated all these households underneath the Below Poverty Line (BPL) that misplaced their incomes or grownup members to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) might be given a aid package deal of ₹1 lakh, information company PTI reported.
“Due to Covid-19, many families are in trouble. Keeping this in mind, we have decided to give ₹1 lakh to each of such members of BPL families which lost their adult members,” he stated, including that the advantages of the package deal will attain round 25,000 to 30,000 households.
The initiative will price the state exchequer between ₹250 crore and ₹300 crore, Yediyurappa stated.
As many as 32,913 individuals have died resulting from Covid-19 in Karnataka until Sunday. The state recorded 125 deaths and seven,810 contemporary instances of the virus in a 24-hours-span on Sunday, taking the whole an infection tally to over 27.65 lakh, in keeping with the state well being division.
Karnataka presently has 1,80,835 energetic instances of Covid-19 whereas the whole recoveries stand at 25,51,365 after as many as 18,648 individuals have been declared freed from Covid-19 virus on Sunday, the well being division information confirmed.
Meanwhile, the state authorities introduced it should loosen up its Covid-19 lockdown from June 14 in all however 11 districts. The present lockdown guidelines will proceed in these districts as they’ve a excessive test-positivity charge.
The districts are Chikkamagaluru, Davangere, Mysuru, Hassan, Chamarajanagara, Mandya, Dakshina Kannada, Bengaluru Rural, Shivamogga, Belagavi and Kodagu.
It was additionally introduced that evening curfew might be in impact from 7pm to 5am in all different districts and the weekend curfew might be in impact from 7pm on Friday until 5am on Monday beginning June 14.
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