Thiruvananthapuram : The state recorded 7738 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to 49,46,270 Total recoveries up to now figures at 48.36,928.
Hospitalisation : There currently are a total of 78,122 active covid cases, of which only 8.8%, owing to need for added care, are being treated at hospitals.
Testing : 76,043 samples were tested in the past 24 hours. TPR is 10.17%.
Deaths : There were 56 covid deaths confirmed during the day taking the death toll so far to 30,685.
New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 7738 new infections is: Ernakulam 1298; Thiruvananthapuram 1089; Thrissur 836; Kozhikode 759; Kollam 609; Kottayam 580; Pathanamthitta 407; Kannur 371; Palakkad 364; Malayalam 362; Idukki 330; Wayanad 294; Alappuzha 241; Kasaragod 198.
Contact cases: There were 7375 contact cases today of which source of infection to 286 were unknown.
Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 5460 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 563; Kollam 366; Pathanamthitta 369; Alappuzha 375; Kottayam 101; Idukki 211; Ernakulam 930; Thrissur 145; Palakkad 358; Malappuram 395; Kozhikode 749; Wayanad 286; Kannur 467; Kasaragod 145.
Quarantine: A total of 2,68,223 people are under observation currently of whom, 7905 remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 2,60,318 are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 643 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