COVID-19: 9,470 cases in Kerala on Saturday, TPR drops below 11%

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala recorded 9,470 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, pushing the total cases reported from the state to 47,84,109.

As many as 12,881 people were cured of the infection, taking the total recoveries to 46,44,211.

The active cases touched 1,13,132, Health Minister Veena George said in a press release.

In the last 24 hours, 88,310 samples were tested and the test positivity rate was 10.72 per cent.

With 101 deaths being reported on Saturday, the state’s death toll has risen to 26,173.

District-wise breakup of today’s positive cases:

Ernakulam 1337

Thiruvananthapuram 1261

Thrissur 930

Kozhikode 921

Kollam 696

Malappuram 660

Palakkad 631

Kottayam 569

Kannur 561

Idukki 522

Pathanamthitta 447

Alappuzha 432

Wayanad 318

Kasaragod 185