18 September Saturday

Covid Update : 18531 New Infections; Deaths 98; Test Positivity Rate 11.91%

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Saturday Jul 24, 2021

Kerala Covid Totals => Confirmed Cases, 31,98,828 Recoveries 30,83.962 Under Treatment 1,38.124 ; Deaths 15,969

Thiruvananthapuram :The state recorded  18,531 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to  32,17,359    Total recoveries up to now figures at  30,99,469 A total of  1,38,124  persons remain under treatment currently.

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

Testing  : 1,55,568  samples were tested in the past 24 hours raising the total  tested samples in the pandemic so far to 2,61,06,272 The test positivity rate for the day is 11.91%

Deaths : There were  98 covid deaths confirmed during the day taking the death toll so far to 15,969.

New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 18,531 new infections is : Malappuram 2816;  Thrissur 2498;  Kozhikode 2252;  Ernakulam 2009;  Palakkad 1624; Kollam 1458;  Thiruvananthapuram 1107; Kannur 990;  Alappuzha 986;  Kottayam 760;  Kasaragod 669;  Wayanad 526;  Pathanamthitta 485;  Idukki 351.

Contact cases: There were  17,538 contact cases  today  of which source of infection to 806 were unknown. The districtwise figures totaled to  :  Malappuram;  Thrissur 2472;  Kozhikode 2233;  Ernakulam 1956;  Palakkad 1097;  Kollam 1454;  Thiruvananthapuram 1032;  Kannur 884;  Alappuzha 984;  Kottayam 717;  Kasaragod 652;  Wayanad 518;  Pathanamthitta 472;  Idukki 340.

Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 15,507 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 856; Kollam 1413; Pathanamthitta 502; Alappuzha 1914; Kottayam 684; Idukki 235; Ernakulam 1419; Thrissur 1970; Palakkad 1026; Malappuram 2401; Kozhikode 1348; Wayanad 387; Kannur 718;   Kasaragod 634.

Quarantine: A total of 4,24,351  people are under observation currently of whom, 25,944  remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 3,98,407  are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 2207 people were newly admitted into hospitals during the day.  

TPR Mapping: Regions With TPR Up To 5% ->  73; With TPR Between 5 - 10%  ->   335; Between 10 - 15% -> 355; Regions with TPR above 15%  -> 271.


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