In Kerala, it was confirmed that the 3rd person is infected with the coronavirus. The state government declared it a “state disaster” yesterday.

The death toll from coronavirus has risen to 426, and the number of victims has exceeded 20 thousand, the Chinese government has announced.
In Kerala yesterday it was confirmed that the 3rd person is infected with the coronavirus. The state government declared it a “state catastrophe yesterday,” said Tom Jose, secretary-general of the State Disaster Management Commission.

All three coronavirus cases in Kerala are students returning from Wuhan, China last month. They have been admitted to three different hospitals in Kasaragod, North Kerala, Thrissur in central Kerala and Alappuzha in South Kerala. 

The Kerala government has stepped up the health sector in its fight against the deadly disease caused by the coronavirus.

There are 28 separate wards all over the state. More than 40,000 health officials, civil servants, and subordinates are ready for the task. 

Over the past three days, three Coronavirus patients have been confirmed, isolated and treated. More than 80 people are being monitored in hospitals and isolation wards. More than 2,239 people are under surveillance across the state; About 75 of them are in isolated wards, and the rest are isolated in homes of the 140 specimens sent to Pune’s National Virology Institute, 46 had negative results.