The Omicron variant was confirmed in 10 people in Thiruvananthapuram, seven in Alappuzha and six each in Thrissur and Malappuram, the release said.
Active cases jumped from 31,493 on April 3 to 4,38,913 on May 14 in Kerala and the huge spike in infections put the health system at risk.
Stating that the Left government in the state could not claim that they were not aware about the possibility of such a murder, she alleged police were lethargic in their action.
Police arrested 164 migrant workers from the quarters provided for the labourers inside the Kitex garments industrial complex and till Monday night around 76 of them have been remanded to judicial custody.
Covid-19 India: 75 percent people have received second vaccination dose in Kerala, according to the state’s Health Minister Veena George.
While attending a programme here on Thursday, Tharoor praised Vijayan, saying he, as an administrator, was trying to change the impression that the southern state was not investment-friendly.
In a pioneering initiative to take tourism deep into the state’s interiors and rural hinterland, Kerala Tourism will launch the 'STREET’ project in select spots in seven districts, which would help visitors experience the diversity of offerings in these locales.
The state government has decided to open schools with utmost vigilance and in a staggered manner following guidelines prepared by the Health and Education departments.
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall is very likely in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthita, Alappuzha, Kottayam and Idukki districts.
Of the Rs 5 lakh to be paid to the families of those who died in the recent natural disasters, the State Disaster Response Fund would provide Rs 4 lakh while remaining Rs 1 lakh would come from the Chief Minister's Disaster Relief Fund.
The southern state was ravaged by heavy downpour and subsequent landslides in the south-central districts on October 15 and 16 which resulted in the loss of 42 lives and six people going missing.
Union Minister Smriti Irani said the development has not reached UP’s Amethi, ruled by Congress’ ‘Gandhi family’ for five decades.
The Kerala Human Rights panel said the pregnant woman was denied admission by three hospitals in the state, following which she lost her baby inside the womb.
The party said the extremist forces were infiltrating Muslim outfits, while Sangh Parivar was instilling fear among minority groups.
The BJP said the remark made by the Bishop Joseph Kallarangatt is the voice of the community.
BJP has accused Congress and CPI(M) of supporting ‘jihadis’, while the both have hit back at it saying BJP is using ‘Sangh Parivar’ agenda to destroy Christain-Muslim harmony in Kerala.
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said people holding responsible positions should desist from making statements causing communal discord.
The Congress criticized the remark made by Catholic Bishop Joseph Kallarangatt, while the BJP supported him.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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