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Bangalore Airport on Wednesday unveiled an international and domestic lounge for an immersive lounge experience for passengers at the airport’s Terminal 1.

The lounge is called ‘080 Lounge’, Bengaluru’s trunk dialing code, and has a small library, movie screening area, bar counters, buffet facilities and other amenities for passengers.

A senior official at Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL), said, “Our luxurious, world-class lounges strongly establish Bangalore Airport’s connection and dedication to the city. Not just the name, its design aspects including art, artisans, heritage and flora also reflect the rich culture of the city. Lush greenery has been artistically incorporated into all lounges, reaffirming Bangalore’s reputation as a ‘garden city’. Meticulously designed to meet the unique requirements of each passenger, the 080 is designed to leave a lasting impression of the bustling city of Bengaluru in their mind.

Karnataka to hold statewide Covid-19 serology survey in children

The Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Karnataka will conduct a statewide Covid-19 serological survey in June. He announced that the survey will be conducted on children in the age group of 6-14 years.

Karnataka had previously carried out two rounds of serological surveys. The present survey, based on the recommendation of the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) for Covid, will focus on children as they are a largely unvaccinated group.