Thiruvananthapuram : The state recorded 7823 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to 48,01,796 Total recoveries up to now figures at 46.85,932.
Hospitalisation : There currently are a total of 96,464 active covid cases, of which only 11 %, owing to need for added care, are being treated at hospitals.
The new infections today include cases pertaining to travelers from states outside and health workers.
Testing : 86,031 samples were tested in the past 24 hours.
Deaths : There were covid deaths confirmed during the day taking the death toll so far to 26,448.
Vaccination Status : Total vaccinated people - 2,49,41,763 . Above 18 yrs vaccinated - 93.32%.
New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 7823 new infections is: Thrissur 1178; Ernakulam 931; Thiruvananthapuram 902; Kozhikode 685; Kottayam 652; Kannur 623; Palakkad 592; Kollam 491; Alappuzha 425; Pathanamthitta 368; Malayalam 366; Idukki 285; Kasaragod 93.
Contact cases: There were 7353 contact cases today of which source of infection to 382 were unknown.
Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 12,490 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 1211; Kollam 781; Pathanamthitta 1309; Alappuzha 370; Kottayam 753; Idukki 608; Ernakulam 2088; Thrissur 1266; Palakkad 735; Malappuram 1049; Kozhikode 1235; Wayanad 320; Kannur 590; Kasaragod 155.
Quarantine: A total of 3,43,082 people are under observation currently of whom, 11,839 remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 3,31,243 are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 752 people were newly admitted into hospitals during the day.
WIPR Above Ten :Regions have been classified on basis of Weekly; Inspection Population Rate(WIPR).
227 local self body jurisdictions have recorded a WIPR of above 10 and 332 wards in their limits have been clamped with strict curbs