Covid 19 In Kerala

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Kerala reports record 40.2% COVID-19 test positivity rate: Southern state's recent case surge explained
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Kerala reports record 40.2% COVID-19 test positivity rate: Southern state's recent case surge explained

The third coronavirus wave has hit Kerala hard with it logging a single-day spike of 46,387 cases on Thursday — a record since the pandemic broke out in March 2020

Sabarimala Temple to reopen from today; emergency health facilities in place for pilgrims
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Sabarimala Temple to reopen from today; emergency health facilities in place for pilgrims

The temple will remain open till 26 December for Mandalapooja and reopen again on 30 December and darshan will be allowed till 20 January for Makaravilakku festival

Kerala extends COVID-19 lockdown till 30 May; 'triple shutdown' to end in three districts, says Pinarayi Vijayan
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Kerala extends COVID-19 lockdown till 30 May; 'triple shutdown' to end in three districts, says Pinarayi Vijayan

The chief minister said that the "triple lockdown" will continue in Malappuram as the test positivity rate has remained high in the district

'You are looting people': Kerala HC slams private hospitals, lauds LDF govt's price cap on COVID-19 treatment
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'You are looting people': Kerala HC slams private hospitals, lauds LDF govt's price cap on COVID-19 treatment

The Pinarayi Vijayan government has capped the price of the general ward at Rs 2,500, which includes nursing, boarding, blood transfusion, and oxygen services

Magnitude of second COVID-19 wave vastly different, south India has not sustained the worst yet, warn experts
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Magnitude of second COVID-19 wave vastly different, south India has not sustained the worst yet, warn experts

At over 3,00,000 active cases Bengaluru has the highest caseload among all Indian cities. But experts warn the worst is still ahead as India's third-largest city buckles under oxygen shortages, overrun hospitals and crowded crematoriums

Strict COVID-19 curbs in Kerala from Saturday: Nine-day lockdown announced as state sees record spike
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Strict COVID-19 curbs in Kerala from Saturday: Nine-day lockdown announced as state sees record spike

The lockdown would come into force on 8 May morning and extend up to 16 May, according to official sources.

COVID-19: New governments have no time to celebrate poll win, they must jump into pandemic war immediately
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COVID-19: New governments have no time to celebrate poll win, they must jump into pandemic war immediately

It is time for the new governments to live up to the hopes of the electorate and take effective steps to curb the second wave of coronavirus.

Kerala logs 37,190 fresh COVID-19 cases, 57 deaths; state under strict lockdown till 9 May
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Kerala logs 37,190 fresh COVID-19 cases, 57 deaths; state under strict lockdown till 9 May

In the last 24 hours, 1,42,588 samples have been tested and the Test Positivity Rate (TPR) was 26.08 percent

COVID-19 'upsurge' recorded in five states, Kerala and Maharashtra account for 75.87% active cases, says Centre
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COVID-19 'upsurge' recorded in five states, Kerala and Maharashtra account for 75.87% active cases, says Centre

The ministry said 18 states/UTs have not reported any COVID-19 deaths in the last 24 hours

COVID-19 tally in Kerala crosses 4 lakh with 7,020 new cases today; Thrissur district reports highest number
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COVID-19 tally in Kerala crosses 4 lakh with 7,020 new cases today; Thrissur district reports highest number

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said of the fresh cases, 168 people arrived from outside the state, 6,037 were infected through contact, and the source of infection for 734 was unknown

Rahul Gandhi attends COVID-19 review meeting in Kerala's Malappuram on visit to Wayanad LS constituency
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Rahul Gandhi attends COVID-19 review meeting in Kerala's Malappuram on visit to Wayanad LS constituency

In the past three days, Malappuram recorded the highest number of cases in the state — 1,399 on Sunday, 1,519 on Saturday and 1,025 cases on Friday

Kerala says low COVID-19 mortality is 'silver lining' as daily cases cross 10k; India's tally nears 70 lakh
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Kerala says low COVID-19 mortality is 'silver lining' as daily cases cross 10k; India's tally nears 70 lakh

Doctors in West Bengl say people's "careless attitude" in wearing masks and following health safety norms in public places is leading to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in West Bengal

Kerala Assembly to convene for one day on 24 Aug; no confidence motion against Vijayan govt, Finance Bill on agenda
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Kerala Assembly to convene for one day on 24 Aug; no confidence motion against Vijayan govt, Finance Bill on agenda

Speaker P Sreeramakrishan said that the Assembly will also hold the bypoll to the Rajya Sabha seat which fell vacant after the death of MP Veerendra Kumar in May this year