28 September Tuesday

Covid Update : 22,040 New Infections; Deaths 117; Test Positivity Rate 13.49%

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Thursday Aug 5, 2021

Thiruvananthapuram :  The state recorded  22,040  fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to  34,71,459    Total recoveries up to now figures at  32.97,834 A total of  1,77,924  persons remain under treatment currently.

The new infections today include 67 cases pertaining  to travelers from states outside and   76 health workers.

Testing  : 1,63,376  samples were tested in the past 24 hours raising the total  tested samples in the pandemic so far to 2,80,75.527 The test positivity rate for the day is 13.49%

Deaths : There were 117 covid deaths confirmed during the day taking the death toll so far to 17,328.

New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 22,040  new infections is:  Malappuram 3645;  Thrissur 2921;  Kozhikode 2406;  Ernakulam 2373;  Palakkad 2139;  Kollam 1547;  Alappuzha 1240;  Kannur 1142;  Thiruvananthapuram 1119;  Kottayam 1077;  Kasaragod 685;  Wayanad 676;  Pathanamthitta 536;  Idukki 534.

Contact cases: There were  20,901 contact cases  today  of which source of infection to 996 were unknown. The districtwise figures totaled to  :  Malappuram 3585;  Thrissur 2907;  Kozhikode 2383;  Ernakulam 2310;  Palakkad 1476;  Kollam 1539;  Alappuzha 1219;  Kannur 1043;  Thiruvananthapuram 1031;  Kottayam 1036;  Kasaragod 667;  Wayanad 665;  Pathanamthitta 520;  Idukki 520.

Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 20,046 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 1154; Kollam 2867; Pathanamthitta 447; Alappuzha 944; Kottayam 949; Idukki 384; Ernakulam 1888; Thrissur 2605; Palakkad 1636; Malappuram 2677; Kozhikode 2386; Wayanad 387; Kannur 964;   Kasaragod 758.

Quarantine: A total of 4,81,157  people are under observation currently of whom, 29.358 remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 4,51,799  are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 2607 people were newly admitted into hospitals during the day.  



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