COVID: Ernakulam logs 11k of 45k cases in Kerala on Sunday; TPR at 44.9%

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Thiruvananthapuram: One-fourth of the 45,449 fresh cases of coronavirus in Kerala on Sunday were reported from Ernakulam.

The central Kerala district logged 11,091 cases while Thiruvananthapuram had 8,980 fresh infections on the day.

Test Positivity Rate (TPR) was recorded at 44.9% after 1,01,252 samples were tested in the last 24 hours.

Kerala's active case tally has soared to 2,64,638 with 3.5% of those infected admitted to hospitals.

With the addition of 38 recent deaths to 39 previously undocumented ones, the state's COVID-19-related fatalities has reached 51,816.

There are 4,17,764 persons under observation in Kerala, of whom 4,08,881 are in home/institutional quarantine and 8,883 in hospitals.

Meanwhile, 27,961 persons under treatment for the infection recovered on the day.


District-wise positive cases
Ernakulam 11,091
Thiruvananthapuram 8,980
Kozhikode 5,581
Thrissur 2,779
Kollam 2,667
Malappuram 2,371
Kottayam 2,216
Palakkad 2,137
Pathanamthitta 1,723
Alappuzha 1,564
Idukki 1,433
Kannur 1,336
Wayanad 941
Kasaragod 630


District-wise recoveries
Thiruvananthapuram, 9,017
Thrissur, 5,086
Kozhikode, 3,229
Ernakulam, 2,901
Kannur, 1,494
Kottayam, 1,225
Pathanamthitta, 1,146
Palakkad, 835
Malappuram, 698
Kolla, 577
Alappuzha, 567
Kasaragod, 511
Idukki, 415
Wayanad, 260

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