Kerala confirmed 6028 cases of COVID-19 on Friday, health minister KK Shailaja informed. Among this, 5213 persons developed the disease through contact including 654 cases without an identified source of infection. 105 persons who came from outside the state also tested positive for the virus. 56 health workers tested positive for the virus in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, 6398 patients tested negative for the virus today.
The state recorded 28 COVID deaths on Friday with the toll rising to 1997.
District wise breakup of COVID-19 positive cases:
In the last 24 hours, 60,365 samples have been tested. The test positivity rate stands at 9.98.