Palakkad> Palakkad announces ban. The ban will come into effect from Monday. The ban comes in the wake of an increase in the number of people affected by Kovid. The ban was imposed from Monday because tomorrow is a small feast. The Collector said that stringent action would be taken if released unnecessarily. The collector said that even if the quarantine proposal was violated, there would be action.
Kovid confirmed to 19 people in Palakkad today. For the first time, so many people have been diagnosed with the disease in a single day. Two of these came from abroad. Of them, 12 are from other states and three are health workers. Two people got infected through contact.