Thiruvananthapuram: On Thursday, with 1298 new cases, Kerala reported the record spike in the number of COVID positive cases. With 1017, the state today witnessed a record spurt in the number of contact cases also. The state reported three deaths today.
Among the fresh cases reported, 78 persons came from abroad and 171 persons came from other states.
Five districts recorded a three-digit number of fresh cases today. Thiruvananthapuram reported 219 new cases and 210 contact cases. Kozhikode reported 174 cases with 128 contact cases. Malappuram reported 120 cases with 109 contact cases. Alapuzha reported 109 cases with 104 contact cases. Palakkad reported 136 cases and among them, 103 cases are contracted through contact.