Karnataka's Kalbauragi records India's first COVID-19 death
Updated : March 12, 2020 11:16 PM IST
State Health Minister B Sriramulu in a tweet said the necessary contact tracing, isolation and other measures as per protocol were being taken.
Officials said the patient had severe co-morbidities such as the history of hypertension, diabetes and asthma and appendicitis.
A senior health department official had said the man died on the way back from Hyderabad around 11 pm on Tuesday.