Thiruvananthapuram : The state recorded 7163 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to 49,29,087 Total recoveries up to now figures at 48.
Hospitalisation : There currently are a total of 74,456 active covid cases, of which only 10%, owing to need for added care, are being treated at hospitals.
Testing : 79m122, samples were tested in the past 24 hours.
Deaths : There were 90 covid deaths confirmed during the day taking the death toll so far to 29,355.
New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 7163 new infections is: Thrissur 974; Thiruvananthapuram 808; Kottayam 762; Kozhikode 722; Ernakulam 709; Kollam 707; Palakkad 441; Kannur 427; Pathanamthitta 392; Malappuram 336; Alappuzha 318; Idukki 274; Wayanad 166; Kasaragod 127.
Contact cases: There were 679 contact cases today of which source of infection to 276 were unknown.
Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 6960 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 598; Kollam 1047; Pathanamthitta 283; Alappuzha 303; Kottayam 113; Idukki 92; Ernakulam 1298; Thrissur 963; Palakkad 250; Malappuram 362; Kozhikode 720; Wayanad 239; Kannur 525; Kasaragod 167.
Quarantine: A total of 2,69,762 people are under observation currently of whom, 8565 remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 2,61,197 are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 614 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