Kerala confirms 42 fresh COVID-19 cases


Thiruvananthapuram:Kerala recorded 42 COVID-19 cases on Friday, its highest ever number confirmed in a day, while two tested negative.

Out of the new cases, 12 are from Kannur district, 7 are from Kasaragod, 5 each are from Palakkad and Kozhikode, 4 each are from Thrissur and Malappuram,2 are from Kottayam while 1 each are from Pathanamthitta, Wayanad and Kollam districts.

Out of 42, 21 are returned from Maharashtra , 17 from abroad and 1 each from Tamil Nadu and Andrapradesh. 2  had been infected through contact .

Total 28 hotspot in Kerala.

Presently, 216 persons were undergoing treatment. Desk: Asianet Online