Thiruvanthapuram: Wards where Covid infection population ratio (IPR) more than 8 percent have closed in the state. 566 wards are closed. Highest is in Malappuram, where 171 wards are closed. Palakkad is second with 102 wards closed.
Only in Indukki no wards will be closed. Eranakulam 51, Thrissur 85, Kottayam 26, Thiruvanthapuram 6, Pathanamthitta 6, Kannur 7, Kollam 7, Alpppuzha 13, Kozhikode 21, Kasaragod 24, Wayanad 47 wards are closed.
As covid spread is not reduced, covid regulations were changed in the state. Last day in Kerala 23, 500 people were affected with covid. Kerala has the highest number of covid patients per day.