August 8 Kerala Covid Update: Kerala registers 1420 new cases and 1715 negative casesn

Kerala has registered a total of 1420 new Covid positive cases. The number of samples that turned negative stands at 1715. With this, the total number of covid cases in Kerala has reached 33,110, while the state’s total active cases have reached 12,109. A total of 20,866 people have recovered from the disease. Amongst those who have turned positive today, 60 are from overseas, while 108 came from other states.

The state has registered 1216 cases through transmission in the past 24 hours. Out of those who caught the disease through transmission, the sources of 92 are yet to be traced down. Incidentally, the state has also recorded 4 more Covid death cases, taking the tally to 106.

The district wise breakup figure of positive cases is all follows,

Thiruvananthapuram – 485

Kozhikode – 173

Alappuzha – 169

Malappuram – 114

Ernakulam – 101

Kasargode – 73

Thrissur – 64

Kannur – 57

Kollam – 41

Idukki – 41

Palakkad – 39

Pathanamthitta – 38

Kottayam – 15

Wayanad – 10

Number of people who have turned negative

Thiruvananthapuram – 777

Malappuram – 165

Kozhikode – 110

Alappuzha – 100

Kollam – 91

Pathanamthitta – 78

Thrissur – 72

Ernakulam – 62

Kottayam – 60

Wayanad – 55

Kannur – 47

Palakkad – 46

Kasargode – 33

Idukki – 19

Right now, 1,48,241 people are under observation, out of which a total of 11,934 are in hospital. Today, a total of 1,665 people have been admitted to hospitals. During the last 24 hours, Kerala has tested a total of 26,981 samples – a record figure. Till date, Kerala has tested a total of 9,63,632 samples. The results of 6,777 test results are yet to come. The state has a total of 498 hotspots right now.