23 November Monday

Coronavirus : 8790 New Infections; 7660 Recoveries; 7646 Contact Cases; Deaths 27

Web Desk‌Updated: Wednesday Oct 28, 2020

Kerala Tracker : Confirmed Cases 4,02,674; Recoveries 3,16,692 ; Under Treatment 93,264 ; Deaths 1403


Thiruvananthapuram : The state recorded  8790 fresh Covid-19 cases today taking the total for confirmed cases so far in the pandemic to 4,11,464. There were 7646 contact infections reported during the day, of which the virus source to 872 cases remain untraced. On other data for the day, there were 27 covid deaths and 7660 recoveries. With this, state death-toll in the pandemic rose to 1403 and recoveries to 3,16,692. A total of 93,264  persons remain under treatment currently.

The new infections today include 178 cases pertaining  to travelers from states outside and  94 health workers. 

New cases: The districtwise breakup for the day’s 8790 new infections is : Ernakulam 1250;  Kozhikode 1149; Thrissur 1018;  Kollam 935;  Alappuzha 790;    Thiruvananthapuram 785;  Kottayam 594;  Malappuram 548;  Kannur 506;  Palakkad 449;  Pathanamthitta 260;  Kasaragod 203;  Wayanad 188;  Idukki 115.

Contact cases : The split for the day’s 7646 contact cases  across districts figures at  : Ernakulam 994;  Kozhikode 1087;  Thrissur 1005;  Kollam 923;  Alappuzha 717;   Thiruvananthapuram  582;  Kottayam 588;  Malappuram 502;  Kannur 385;  Palakkad 218;  Pathanamthitta 198;  Kasaragod 197;  Wayanad 178;  Idukki 72.

Recoveries: The districtwise tally for the day’s  7660 recoveries is : Thiruvananthapuram 594; Kollam 459; Pathanamthitta 265; Alappuzha 366; Kottayam 1020; Idukki 90; Ernakulam 633; Thrissur 916; Palakkad 735; Malappuram 1028; Kozhikode 720; Wayanad 137; Kannur 358;   Kasaragod 339.

Deaths :The identities pertaining to 27 deceased whose covid result were confirmed as positive today are -  Thiruvananthapuram Peroorkada native Thankappan Achari(80);  Nettayam  native Sukumaran(79);  Nemom native Soman(67);  Malayankeezhi native Sethukutty Amma(90);  Manacud native Krishnapillai(90);  Kollam native Sukumaran Nair(75);  Alappuzha KunalVard native Lenos(74);  VEllakinar native Abdul Kalaam(65); Ernakulam Aluva native Moideen Kutty(63);  Pamiykada native Zakaria Ithava(90);  Veloor native TT Sisili(78);  Aluva native Ashraf(56);  Mundavelli nativeRajan(85);  Thrissur Cholakkad native Pushpakaran(63);  Pushpagiri Gramam native Muthulakshmi(89);  Kanamkulam native MK Mani(92);  Paavaratti native Mary Thomas(65);  Kadavaloor native Bsheer Ahmad(67);  Ollor native Shanran(76);  SurabhiNagar native Solaman(55);  Koratti native Gopalan(67);  Thenkamukh native Janaki (83);  Palakkad Victoria College native AE Muhamad Ismail(51);  Nattukkal native Juneyath(48);  Malappuram Kollandatti native Veerankutty(57);  , Kozhikode Kappil native Pramod Das(50);  Wayand Vattuvanchal native Pinamma(80).

Testing, quarantine, hotspots
44,076,730  samples were for testing in the pandemic so far, - up by 66,980 sent in the past 24 hours.
A total of 2,90,504  people are under observation currently of whom, 21,998  remain quarantined various hospitals and the remaining 2,68,506  are being monitored in their homes/institutions. 2616 people were newly admitted into hospitals during today for observation purposes. Presently 93,264 people remain under treatment in various hospitals across the state.

There were 11 new hotspots  declared today, while 12 areas were taken off the list. Total hotspots currently in the state : 687.