- 2705 fresh Covid positive cases were reported in the district, today, said District Medical Officer Dr.V Jayasree. Continuous surge in corona virus cases really concerns,especially during Onam celebrations.
The source of the 26 is unknown. 2665 people were infected through contact. Eight people from abroad, two people from other states and four health workers were diagnosed with the disease. 12783 people were examined. Another 1525 people who were treated at Covid hospitals, FLTCs and homes in the district recovered. The test positivity rate is 21.60%. 27453 Kozhikode residents have been diagnosed with the disease and are undergoing treatment. 76015 people are currently under observation, including 6780 fresh cases. So far 811436 people have completed the monitoring.
1978 deaths have been reported so far.
“The DMO urged everyone to be vigilant to ensure that the Onam celebrations fully comply with the Covid protocol as the Covid spread continues to rise. Do not compromise on masks, soaps, sanitizers and social distances. Crowded celebrations, group flower carpet preparation and community dinners should be avoided. Travel only when absolutely necessary. Special care should be taken to protect the elderly, the seriously ill and children from the possibility of contact.”
Anyone with symptoms or any contact with Covid positives should be tested immediately. When people get vaccination turn,take jabs and make themselves,safe-she urged.