Kerala reports 5,490 new Covid-19 infections

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala reported 5,490 fresh Covid-19 cases on Thursday.

67,712 samples were tested in the last 24 hours and the test positivity rate was at 8.11 percent. 4,337 recoveries were also recorded on Thursday. 

4,911 people contracted the virus through contact. The source of 435 contact cases could not be traced. 19 deaths were confirmed in the last 24 hours.

The district-wise statistics of positive cases: Malappuram – 712, Ernakulam – 659, Kozhikode – 582, Pathanamthitta – 579, Kollam – 463, Kottayam – 459 ,Thrissur – 446, Alappuzha – 347, Thiruvananthapuram – 295, Kannur – 235, Wayanad – 229, Palakkad – 210, Idukki – 202 and Kasaragod – 72.

 

 

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