How Did the Corona virus or COVID-19 Disease start in Karnataka?
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment. Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are more likely to develop serious illness.
Here is a flow of the spread of the first 10 Covid patients in Karnataka:
The Coronavirus or COVID-19 Disease started in Karnataka with a 46 year old male, a resident of Bengaluru, with a travel history to the USA. Patient was termed as P1 for Karnataka. He had returned to India via Dubai and was officially discharged on March 27th.
P2 is a 46 year old female, wife of patient P1, also a resident of Bengaluru and was discharged on March 24th.
P3 is a 13 year old female, daughter of P1 and discharged on March 27th. Further P7 and P9 was a contact of P3.
P4 is a 50 year old male, travel history to USA and resident of Bengaluru. He had taken a connecting flight via London and was discharged on March 24. P4 was a contact of P8 in the flight.
P5 is a 26 year old male with a travel history to Greece, he was discharged on March 20th.