Kerala covid 19

Reduced testing in Kerala behind improved national Covid-19 tally?

Kerala has been reporting the highest number of daily infections over nearly two months now, but over the last two weeks, there has been a decline of 14 per cent in seven-day average of daily cases. 

published on : 24th August 2021

Circular to make Onam food kit distribution launch grand affair kicks up row in Kerala

As per reports, Minister G R Anil had instructed all ration shops in this regard and a section of ration shop owners on Sunday made it clear that they would not comply with the instructions.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Kerala govt on backfoot as RTI reply shows 7316 Covid deaths excluded from official list

This comes even as the government has been claiming that the Covid death certification system is very transparent in Kerala and works as per the guidelines of the ICMR

published on : 27th July 2021

Kerala extends COVID-19 curbs till May 23, triple lockdown in four districts from Sunday

The decision to extend the lockdown was taken in view of high test positivity rates in districts, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said.

published on : 14th May 2021

Kerala reports 41,971 COVID-19 cases; pathogen strain more virulent, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan

The state was facing more challenges in the present second wave, as the pathogen strain was more virulent and was spreading fast, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told reporters here.

published on : 8th May 2021

Wear mask or cough up Rs 500 as fine in trains and stations in Kerala

Accordingly, the Southern Railway is also taking action with immediate effect, the official added.

published on : 19th April 2021

Ramesh Chennithala lists 14 recommendations to combat second wave of pandemic

Chennithala will call on Governor Arif Mohammed Khan at Raj Bhavan at 11.30am on Monday to discuss the alarming rate at which the second wave has hit Kerala.

published on : 19th April 2021

Migrant workers fear lockdown, but reluctant to leave Kerala this time

Most of the workers may stay as state govt had provided all assistance to them last year.

published on : 19th April 2021

Man from Kumbla dies of COVID-19; Kasaragod records fourth death in five days

He tested positive in an antigen test conducted for COVID-19.

published on : 26th July 2020

COVID-19 community transmission confirmed in Kerala, situation grave in capital: Pinarayi

On Friday, out of 791 fresh COVID-19 cases, 532 were through local transmission. The situation is especially alarming in Thiruvananthapuram where 246 tested positive for the virus.

published on : 1st January 1970