The state of health today, 50 pravarttakarkkan covid affected. Thiruvananthapuram district 17, Ernakulam district 9, Malappuram district 7, Kozhikode district 6, Kannur district 5, Kollam and Thrissur districts 3 each were affected by the disease.
Covid confirmed 1908 more people in the state today. Today, 35 of those diagnosed with the disease are from foreign countries and 105 from other states. 1718 people were infected through contact. The contact source of 160 of them is not clear. Five deaths were confirmed today due to Covid-19. This brings the total death toll to 223. Further deaths will be confirmed after NIV testing in Alappuzha.
There are currently 1,82,525 people under surveillance in various districts of the state. Of those under observation, 1,65,996 are under home / institutional quarantine and 16,529 are under observation in hospitals. A total of 2,066 people were admitted to the hospital today.
At the same time, inspections have been increased. 36,353 samples were tested during the last 24 hours. A total of 14,22,558 samples have so far been sent for testing, including routine samples, Airport Surveillance, Pooled Sentinel, CBNAT, Trunat, CLIA and Antigen Assay.As part of Sentinel Surveillance, 1,63,554 samples were sent for testing from priority groups, including health workers, guest workers, and individuals with greater social contact.