8,126 fresh Covid-19 cases in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 8,126 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Thursday. The test positivity rate was recorded at 13.34 percent.

One of the U.K returnees tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. 

60,900 samples were tested in the last 24 hours. 

20 deaths were confirmed due to Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. The total number of deaths in the state has touched 4,856. 

238 of the coronavirus patients came from outside the state. 7,226 people contracted the virus through contact. The infection source of 642 persons remains unidentified.

20 health workers also tested positive for Covid on Thursday. 2,700 recoveries were also reported in the state.