Bengaluru: Karnataka Agriculture Minister BC Patil urged CM Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa to seal down Hirekerur Taluk in the Haveri district, because of the rising number of COVID-19 cases.
Speaking to ANI, he said that COVID-19 has reached Hirekerur constituency. He urged people to keep social distancing and wear masks.
Furtherly he said that everybody’s life is in their own hands. People should be alert as much as possible. People should take adequate safety measures.
According to the Health Department report, the total number of cases in Karnataka stands at 14,295.