Corona speed increases in Kerala, 8,778 people infected in 24 hours :Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala recorded 8,778 people to test Kovid positive from 65,258 samples in the last 24 hours. There were also 22 fresh deaths, with the death toll being 4,836. There were also 22 fresh deaths, with the death toll being 4,836, with state health minister K.K. Shailaja said in a statement released here
Currently, the total number of Kovid positive patients has touched 58,245, while 11,25,775 people have been cured so far.
The increase in positive cases is evident from last week and in view of this, authorities have implemented strict protocols for seating in hotels, restaurants and cinema halls by up to 50 percent.
The number of people attending weddings in indoor halls has gone up to 100. The new government orders also ban the serving of food during functions (other than weddings), and mandate that a packaged meal be provided.
Meanwhile, 1,90,199 people are now inspecting at various locations, including 8,326 people in hospitals, and 420 hot spots.
Corona patients have to be accommodated.