Thiruvananthapuram : The state recorded 7643 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to 48,79,719 Total recoveries up to now figures at 47.60,781.
Hospitalisation : There currently are a total of 80,062 active covid cases, of which only 10.4%, owing to need for added care, are being treated at hospitals.
Testing : 82,408 samples were tested in the past 24 hours.
Deaths : There were 77 covid deaths confirmed during the day taking the death toll so far to 27,002.
New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 7643 new infections is: Thrissur 1017; Thiruvananthapuram 963; Ernakulam 817; Kozhikode 787; Kottayam 765; Palakkad 542; Kollam 521; Kannur 426; Pathanamthitta 424; Idukki 400; Malappuram 353; Alappuzha 302; Wayanad 185; Kasaragod 141.
Contact cases: There were 7166 contact cases today of which source of infection to 353 were unknown.
Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 10,488 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 1056; Kollam 541; Pathanamthitta 520; Alappuzha 443; Kottayam 605; Idukki 540; Ernakulam 2005; Thrissur 1247; Palakkad 595; Malappuram 754; Kozhikode 1141; Wayanad 397; Kannur 566; Kasaragod 78.
Quarantine: A total of 2,92.178 people are under observation currently of whom, 9810 remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 2,83,368 are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 854 people were newly admitted into hospitals during the day.
WIPR Above Ten :Regions have been classified on basis of Weekly; Inspection Population Rate(WIPR).
158 local self body jurisdictions have recorded a WIPR of above 10 and 211 wards in their limits have been clamped with strict curbs