The Kerala government has designated 13 regions as COVID hotspots on Monday.
They are: Kunjimangalam (containment zone: ward 14), Padiyoor (4,7,9 sub ward,12), Udayagiri (1) in Kannur district.
Kilimanoor (sub ward 13) and Andoorkonam (8) in Thiruvananthapuram district.
Aloor (sub ward 22) and Valappad (sub ward 6) in Thrissur district.
Ambaloor (sub ward 14) and Marady (sub ward 4) in Ernakulam district.
Ayiloor (17) and Thachampara (4) in Palakkad district.
Vayalar (sub wards 4) in Alappuzha district.
Thavinjal (12,14) in Wayanad district.
Twelve regions have been excluded from the hotspot list.
There are currently 639 hotspots in the state.