Kerala has reported three new cases of the novel coronavirus. With this, the total number of positive cases of Covid-19 reported in the southern state has reached 24.
While two people tested positive in Malappuram, one positive case was from Kasaragod district, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told media after reviewing the situation.
“The total number of people under surveillance are 12,450, of whom 270 are in hospitals and the rest under home quarantine,” he said.
All political parties extended their cooperation and willingness to work together to combat the coronavirus threat, the chief minister added.
The number of coronavirus cases in India has risen to 114, according to official figures.
The novel COVID-19, which originated in China’s Wuhan city, has claimed over 6,500 lives and infected more than 169,000 people over 135 countries and territories.