Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala reported nine new cases of coronavirus on Friday, with seven from the worst affected Kasaragod district, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said.
Besides, Kasaragod, one case each was detected from Thrissur and Idukki, he told reporters after a COVID-19 review meeting this evening.
Currently, 251 people are under treatment for the virus in the state and 14 were cured today, Vijayan said.
A total of 1.69 lakh people are under surveillence in the state and 706 are in various hospitals.
Two fatalities have been reported from the state so far.