With 1 more death, COVID-19 toll rises to 7 in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala’s COVID-19 death toll went up to seven after a 62-year-old woman died at the Kozhikode Medical College Hospital on Monday night, health officials said.

They said the woman, a resident of Kannur, was a paralytic and was suffering from many other ailments. Her husband, who works in a market in Thalassery, has also tested positive.

The source of infection is not yet traced.

At least one lakh people have returned to the state in the last two weeks. Officials say at least 80% of the recent cases are imported.

 

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