Two people, one from Alathur and one from Mankara, are being treated at Ernakulam and Mancheri from a paddy. There are eight hotspots in the district. District Collector D. Balamurali said there was no need to worry about the increasing number of Covid sufferers.
With the lockdown concessions, more people are coming to the district from other countries and other states. This includes pregnant women, students, those in need of emergency care, those who have gone to work, and those who have completed their studies. So far over 9400 people have come to Palakkad from other states. He added that the district has so far not spread the word.
English Summary: 144 Announced at Palakkad