The district reported 296 new COVID-19 cases and 218 recoveries on Monday.
The variety of lively cases stood at 3,487, the district administration stated. Of the new cases, native transmission accounted for 204 cases.
The record additionally included 4 well being staff. The dying toll within the district, in the meantime, touched 703 as per the newest out there knowledge. The deaths of two individuals on January 15 within the district had been confirmed as resulting from COVID-19 on Sunday.
The deceased included an 80-year-old man and a girl aged 75. Meanwhile, 1,369 extra individuals had been quarantined within the district as a part of the measures to examine the unfold of the an infection. This takes the variety of individuals at present in quarantine to twenty,832.
Workers in Armed forces
Healthcare staff hooked up to the Armed forces had been took the COVID-19 vaccination, on Monday. At the Southern Air Command (SAC) headquarters at Akkulam, well being staff took the vaccination on the Station Medicare Centre.
The COVID-19 vaccination drive for healthcare staff of Military Hospital, Pangode, began on Monday morning.
About 100 healthcare staff had been vaccinated on the Pangode Station.