Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala recorded 39,955 new Covid cases on Thursday. 97 deaths were confirmed due to the Coronavirus infection. With this, the death toll mounted to 6150. The test positivity rate was recorded at 28.61 percent.
During the last 24 hours, 1,39,656 samples were tested. The test positivity rate is 28.61. Routine Sample, Sentinel Sample, CB Nat, Trunat, POCT. PCR, RT A total of 1,75,58,352 samples have been tested so far, including LAMP and antigen testing.
No one from the UK, South Africa or Brazil has confirmed Kovid-19 in the last 24 hours. Covid 19 has so far been confirmed by 125 people from the UK (115), South Africa (9) and Brazil (1). Of these, 124 tested negative. A total of 11 people were diagnosed with the genetically modified virus.
Today, it has been confirmed that 97 deaths in the last few days are due to covid-19. This brings the total death toll to 6,150.
Today, 217 of those diagnosed with the disease are from outside the state. 36,841 people were infected through contact. Contact source for 2788 is not clear. Malappuram 4834, Ernakulam 4928, Thiruvananthapuram 3803, Kollam 3725, Thrissur 3562, Kozhikode 3237, Palakkad 1214, Kottayam 2590, Alappuzha 2704, Kannur 2130, Pathanamthitta 1280, Idukki 1208, Kasaragod 858 and Wayanad 768 were affected by the disease.
109 health workers were affected by the disease. Kannur 28, Ernakulam and Kasaragod 14 each, Wayanad 11, Thiruvananthapuram, Palakkad 10 each, Pathanamthitta 8, Thrissur 7, Kollam, Kottayam 3 each and Malappuram 1 were affected.
Those who were diagnosed and treated received 33,733 cures. Thiruvananthapuram 2497, Kollam 3359, Pathanamthitta 1166, Alappuzha 2996, Kottayam 3491, Idukki 1082, Ernakulam 3468, Thrissur 2403, Palakkad 3000, Malappuram 2908, Kozhikode 4242, Wayanad 490, Kannur 2349 and Kasaragod 282 were cured. With this, 4,38,913 people have been diagnosed with the disease and are still undergoing treatment. 16,05,471 people have so far been freed from covid.
There are currently 10,02,443 people under surveillance in various districts of the state. Of these, 9,67,342 are under home / institutional quarantine and 35,101 in hospitals. 3858 people were newly admitted to the hospital.
Today there are 102 new hotspots. 3 areas were excluded from the hotspot. There are currently a total of 740 hotspots.