Kerala clocks 7,545 new COVID cases, 136 deaths

Among the 14 districts, Ernakulam tape-recorded the highest with 1,163 cases followed by Thiruvananthapuram 944 and Thrissur 875.

PTI

November 04, 2021 / 09:46 PM IST

Coronavirus

Kerala tape-recorded 7,545 fresh COVID-19 cases and 136 associated deaths which raised the caseload to 49.95 lakh and the fatalities to 32,734, the state government stated on Thursday.With 5,936 more

people recuperating from the virus considering that Wednesday, the total healings touched 48,87,350 and the active cases reached 74,552, an official news release said.Of the 136 deaths, 55 were reported over the last

couple of days, 21 were those which were not validated up until June 18 in 2015 due to lack of adequate documents and 60 were designated as COVID deaths after getting appeals based upon the brand-new standards of the Centre and Supreme Court directions, the release said.As many as 71,841 samples were evaluated in the last 24 hours. Among the 14 districts, Ernakulam taped the highest with 1,163 cases followed by Thiruvananthapuram 944 and Thrissur 875. Of the new cases, 107 were health workers, 30 from outside the state and 7,048 infected through contact with the source of it not being clear in 360. There are presently 2,56,811 individuals under monitoring in various districts, of whom 2,51,744 are in house or institutional quarantine

and 5,067 in hospitals.