20 April Tuesday

Coronavirus : 3502 New Infections; 1955 Recoveries; 3097 Contact Cases; Deaths 16

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Wednesday Apr 7, 2021

Kerala Total => Confirmed Cases 11,41,092 Recoveries 11,08,078 Under Treatment 31.493 ; Deaths 4710

Thiruvananthapuram : The state recorded  3502 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to 11,44,594  Total recoveries up to now figures at  11,08,078. A total of  31,493  persons remain under treatment currently.

The new infections today include 131 cases pertaining  to travelers from states outside and  16 health workers.

No traveler from UK, South Africa or Brazil was diagnosed with covid-19 in the past 24 hours. Total covid caseload pertaining to incomers from UK figures at 103, of which 11 are the mutated variant type,  7 travelers from South Africa and 1 from Brazil have  tested positive for coronavirus so far

Testing : 1,35.14.740 samples have been subject to testing in the pandemic so far, - up by 60.554  in the past 24 hours. The test positivity rate today figured at  5.78  %.

Deaths : There were 16 covid deaths confirmed during the day taking the death toll so far to 4710

New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 3502 new infections is :  Thiruvananthapuram 330; Kollam 247; Pathanamthitta 111; Alappuzha 157; Kottayam 300; Idukki 92; Ernakulam 504; Thrissur 280; Palakkad 170; Malappuram 276; Kozhikode 550; Wayanad 82; Kannur 287;   Kasaragod 116.

Contact cases: There were  1955 contact cases  today  of which source of infection to 258 were unknown. The districtwise figures totaled to  :  Kozhikode 530;  Ernakulam 488;  Thiruvananthapuram  228;  Kottayam 218;  Kannur 227;  Thrissur 268;  Malappuram 263;  Kollam 234;  Palakkad 73;  Alappuzha 148;  Kasaragod 103;  Pathanamthitta 95;  Idukki 87;  Wayanad 74.

Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 3097 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 174; Kollam 117; Pathanamthitta 70; Alappuzha 139; Kottayam 230; Idukki 31; Ernakulam 125; Thrissur 175; Palakkad 69; Malappuram 260; Kozhikode 273; Wayanad 48; Kannur 169;   Kasaragod 75.

Quarantine: A total of 1,_52,136 people are under observation currently of whom, 4928  remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 1,47,298  are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 796 people were newly admitted into hospitals during today for observation purposes.

Hotspots: There were 3 new hotspots  declared today, while 4 areas were taken off the list. Total hotspots currently in the state : 361.


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