Thiruvananthapuram : The state recorded 15,876 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to 43,77,043 Total recoveries up to now figures at 41.84,158 A total of 1,98,865 persons remain under treatment currently.
The new infections today include 44 cases pertaining to travelers from states outside and 95 health workers.
Testing : 1,05,005 samples were tested in the past 24 hours The test positivity rate for the day is 15.12%
Deaths : There were 129 covid deaths confirmed during the day taking the death toll so far to 22,779
New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 15,876 new infections is: Thrissur 1936; Ernakulam 1893; Thiruvananthapuram 1627; Palakkad 1591; Malappuram 1523; Kollam 1373; Alappuzha 1118; Kozhikode 1117; Kannur 1099; Kottayam 1043; Pathanamthitta 632; Idukki 367; Wayanad 296; Kasargod 261.
Contact cases: There were 14,959 contact cases today of which source of infection to 778 were unknown.
Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 25,654 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 14217; Kollam 2098; Pathanamthitta 1304; Alappuzha 1998; Kottayam 1558; Idukki 953; Ernakulam 3401; Thrissur 2843; Palakkad 1768; Malappuram 2713; Kozhikode 3342; Wayanad 960; Kannur 864; Kasaragod431 .
Quarantine: A total of 5,75,668 people are under observation currently of whom, 28,877 remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 5,46,791 are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 28,877 people were newly admitted into hospitals during the day.
WIPR Above Seven :Regions have been classified on basis of Weekly; Inspection Population Rate(WIPR). 794 local self body jurisdictions, spanning 694 wards in municipality limits and 3416 under grama panchayats, recorded WIPR above 7.