Karnataka Bangalore News Live Updates: Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to repeal the three contentious farm laws shows the government is sensitive. “Modi has responded to the farmers’ demand,” he said.
In another news, a residential building in Ulsoor locality of Bengaluru collapsed on Friday due to heavy rains. All the residents have been evacuated from the building. The BBMP chief commissioner Gaurav Gupta inspected the site. The BBMP is clearing the debris. The two other buildings in the vicinity which are in a dilapidated condition will be demolished on Friday. The BBMP chief commissioner Gaurav Gupta inspected the site.
Nearly 50 students from a residential school in Karnataka’s Yadgir district were rushed to a hospital Thursday due to food poisoning, with a couple of them being put under observation for a few hours. Later, a dead baby snake was found in their meal. The incident took place at Abbe Tumkoor Vishwaradhya Vidyavardhak Residential School, district administration officials confirmed to The Indian Express.
Meanwhile, Karnataka has reported 313 new cases of Covid-19 and 4 deaths, taking the total number of infections to 29,92,897 and the toll to 38,165, the health department said on Thursday. Total number of active cases in the state is at 7,349.