Kerala reports 6,753 fresh COVID-19 cases

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala reported 6,753 new Covid-19 cases on Friday. One among them was identified with the UK mutant virus strain, informed Health Minister KK Shailaja in a press statement. 

58,057 samples were tested in the last 24 hours and the test positivity rate was at 10.34 percent.

6,108 recoveries were also recorded on Friday. 6,109 people contracted the virus through contact. The source of 510 contact cases could not be traced.

19 deaths were confirmed in the last 24 hours.The total number of deaths in the state has reached 3,564. Asianet Online