There are 35 lakh domestic consumers in Kerala. For those below the poverty line among the domestic consumers, up to 15,000 litres per month will be continued to be supplied free-of-cost.
The channel, in a statement, said the prohibition was ordered citing security reasons, but the I&B ministry was not ready to give the details of the grounds that led to the decision.
The villagers informed the police and rushed the girls to a hospital.
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The state also reported and 5,268 recoveries on the day, the CM said while warning the public to watch out for severe post-Covid symptoms and ailments.
Though more deaths were reported, the state is yet to ascertain them as COVID deaths. Tests are underway at the National Institute of Virology in Alappuzha.
With this, the test positivity rate came down to 8.68 in the state.
With this, the number of active cases in the state reached 59,923. The state has reported 6,49,571 COVID-19 infections so far. Of this, 5,86,998 made recovery.
Of the new cases, 5,474 had contracted the virus through contact while 92 had come from outside the state. Among the contact cases, the source of infection of 628 is yet to be traced.
Of the new cases, 3,348 had contracted the virus through contact while 81 had come from outside the state. Among the contact cases, the source of infection of 488 is yet to be traced.