Kerala recorded 32,801 new Covid circumstances after 1,70,703 samples have been examined on Friday. The take a look at positivity charge has risen to 19.22 p.c, mentioned Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
It additionally mentioned that the variety of lively circumstances is closing in direction of two lakh, because the determine stood at 1,95,254 after one other 18,573 individuals turned detrimental. Friday additionally noticed a excessive of 179 Covid deaths, taking the dying toll to twenty,313.
Malappuram noticed 4,032 new circumstances, adopted by Thrissur with 3,953.
In a associated growth, round 100 new Covid circumstances have been reported from among the many workers of the Kerala Assembly Secretariat and there was a requirement that the common meeting committee conferences needs to be postponed.
Leader of Opposition V.D. Satheesan, who has taken on Chief Minister Vijayan for not showing earlier than the media to tell what’s the motive for this large unfold, shot again after Vijayan got here out with an article in a CPI-M celebration publication.
“Why is he not coming before the people and instead of saying it to the people directly… it was improper on his part to come out with an article about Covid in his party publication,” he mentioned.
Kerala accounts for as excessive as 62 p.c of each day new circumstances recorded within the nation.
(Inputs from IANS)
ALSO READ |
ALSO READ |