Covid death toll

Kerala now second in Covid death toll, trails Maharashtra

But it suffered a beating after the state started adding deaths previously not included in the official death list, since October.

published on : 26th November 2021

464 omitted deaths added to Kerala’s Covid toll, more likely to be included

After dragging its feet over rectifying the official Covid toll, the state government on Friday published the first set of 464 omitted persons.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Reports claiming undercounting of COVID deaths are conjectures, speculation: Health Ministry

The ministry further reiterated the Centre's transparency in its approach to COVID-19 data management and said a robust system of recording all COVID-19 related deaths already exists.

published on : 14th July 2021

Covid death toll: Health dept silent on retrospective auditing

According to the data with the registrar of births and deaths, the deaths of these many people have also been certified as because of Covid, besides the official toll of 14,380.

published on : 10th July 2021

Karnataka's Covid death toll highest in South India, second in country

Patients aged 50-80 yrs account for almost half the total number of deaths 

published on : 8th July 2021

No clarity on inclusion of NRKs in Kerala’s Covid death toll list

No govt agency has stats on Malayalis who died of Covid abroad

published on : 6th July 2021

Health experts warn India's COVID-19 death toll may continue to rise for another week

Dr VK Monga specifically stressed that the trend may continue for another week or so before settling down in proportion to the number of daily cases.

published on : 19th May 2021

Kerala govt buries data as Kasaragod’s Covid death toll rises

Govt says 122 persons died of COVID in Kasaragod but before the district medical officer stopped sharing data, he counted 248 deaths till December 2020.

published on : 7th May 2021