Home Latest Stories 12,294 Covid Cases In Kerala With 142 Related Deaths In 24 Hours

12,294 Covid Cases In Kerala With 142 Related Deaths In 24 Hours


12,294 Covid Cases In Kerala With 142 Related Deaths In 24 Hours

In the last 24 hours, 72 health workers have tested positive for the virus in Kerala (File)

Thiruvananthapuram:

Kerala today logged 12,294 cases of coronavirus in 24 hours, pushing the overall infection count to 36,81,965, as the number of related deaths rose to 18,743 with 142 fatalities in the same period.

As many as 18,542 people have recovered since Sunday, taking the total recoveries to 35,10,909, bringing the number of active cases to 1,72,239, a state government release said.

In the last 24 hours, 87,578 samples were tested and the test positivity rate was found to be 14.03 per cent. So far, 2,95,45,529 samples have been tested in the state, the official release said.

Some of the worst affected districts in the state are Malappuram (1,693 cases), Kozhikode (1,522 cases), Thrissur (1,394 cases), Ernakulam (1,353 cases), Palakkad (1,344 cases) and Kannur (873 cases).

In the last 24 hours, 72 health workers have tested positive for the virus – 68 of them had come from outside the state. 11,425 patients were infected through contact with the source of contact being not clear in 729 cases, the release said.

There are currently 4,91,831 people under surveillance in various districts of the state. Of these, 4,63,950 are in home or institutional quarantine and 27,881 in hospitals.

(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.)



Source link

RELATED ARTICLES

PM To Meet Kamala Harris, Global CEOs Today

<!-- -->PM Modi US visit Updates: He will also hold talks with Scott Morrison and Yoshihide Suga today.Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is...

Woman Allegedly Raped, Murdered In Telangana, 2 Arrested: Police

<!-- -->Both the accused were in drunken condition when the incident happened: Official (Representational)Hyderabad: A 54-year-old woman was allegedly raped and murdered in...

Gujarat Woman Forces 11-Year-Old To Dip Her Hand In Boiling Oil, Arrested

<!-- -->Gujarat: Police said the accused also allegedly threatened to kill the girl. (Representational)Ahmedabad: A woman in Gujarat's Patan district allegedly forced her...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Not Sabzi Vendors. These Women Make Door-To-Door Push For Vaccines

<!-- -->Health workers in Andhra Pradesh ask people to come out and get vaccinated.Hyderabad: A vegetable vendor pushing his cart through streets, shouting...

Taliban Unlikely To Participate In UN General Assembly: Report

<!-- -->Afghanistan is scheduled to address the ongoing UN General Assembly session on September 27. (File)United Nations/Islamabad: The Taliban, which now rule Afghanis­tan...

Punjab Chief Minister’s Impromptu Bhangra At College Event

<!-- -->The Chief Minister, in a yellow turban and an all-white outfit, was seen breaking into bhangra on stageNew Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit...

Infiltration Bid Foiled Near Line Of Control In J&K, 3 Terrorists Killed

<!-- -->An Army officer said a large cache of arms and ammunition has been recovered. (Representational)Srinagar: The Army on Thursday foiled an infiltration...

Recent Comments