Thiruvananthapuram : The state recorded 596 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to 65,38,173 . There were _ recoveries during the day climbing the total tally for recoveries up to 64.53,172.
Hospitalisation : There currently are a total of 5812 active covid cases, of which only 11.2%, owing to need for added care, are being treated at hospitals.
Deaths : There were no covid deaths confirmed during the day, however death updates by the way of SC appeal count were 4, taking the death toll so far to 67,
New Cases : The districtwise breakup for the day’s 596 new infections is: Ernakulam 122; Thiruvananthapuram 75; Kozhikode 55; Kottayam 51; Idukki 48; Thrissur 41; Kollam 39; Alappuzha 32; Kannur 32; Pathanamthitta 29; Palakkad 25; Malappuram 23; Wayanad 19; Kasaragod 5
Contact cases: There were 568 contact cases today of which source of infection to 25 were unknown.
Recoveries The districtwise split for today’s 908 recoveries : Thiruvananthapuram 116; Kollam 30; Pathanamthitta 63; Alappuzha 14; Kottayam 206; Idukki 84; Ernakulam 192; Thrissur 53; Palakkad 20; Malappuram 23; Kozhikode 52; Wayanad 35; Kannur 14; Kasaragod 6.
Quarantine: A total of 18,746_ people are under observation currently of whom, 673 remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 18,073 are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 73 people were newly admitted into hospitals during the day.