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1184 New COVID 19 Cases In Kerala Today; 7 Deaths Confirmed

T'Puram: Kerala on Monday confirmed 1,184 new COVID 19 cases, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan while briefing media after COVID evaluation meeting. 7 COVID deaths were also confirmed in the state on Monday. 784 recoveries were also reported in the state. Out of the new cases, 956 persons contracted the virus through contact. The infection source of 114 cases is unknown, CM added. 106 had returned from abroad while 73 returned from other states. 41 health workers also tested positive for COVID19 on Monday. The district-wise Covid positive cases are as follows: Malappuram – 255, Thriruvananthapuram – 200, Palakkad – 147, Kasaragod -146, Ernakulam – 101, Kozhikode -66, Kannur – 63, Kollam – 41, Thrissur – 40, Kottayam – 40, Wayanad – 33, Alappuzha – 30, Idukki – 10 and Pathanamthitta – 4.