Covid-19 - Corona Virus affects in India - Updates

Covid 19 in Kerala

Covid 19 is the most dangerous virus that has been spread all over the world. It was initially found in Wuhan city in China then it is spread to Italy, Spain, Briton, USA etc and it is vigoursly affected very fast in different parts of the world. Corona virus afected in most of the states in India. Kerala and Maharashtra states has a top number of active corona cases.

Covid 19 Updates

L- Location, C- Confirmed, A – Active Cases, T- Total Cases, D- Deaths, R- Recoverd.

L C A T D
World 785,797 582,374 151,766 37,816
USA 164,253 155,582 5,506 3,165
Italy 101,739 75,528 13,030 11,591
Spain 87,956 63,460 16,780 7,716
Germany 66,885 52,740 13,500 645
India 1,251 1,117 102 32

Covid 19 India Updates

States Confirmed Active Recovered Deaths
Maharasthra 238 189 39 10
Kerala 234 212 20 2
Karnataka 91 82 6 3
Telangana 77 55 14 8
U.P 96 79 17 0
Gujarat 70 61 3 6
Rajasthan 79 51 3 0
Delhi 97 89 6 2
Tamil Nadu 67 62 4 1
M.P 47 43 0 4
Punjab 41 37 1 3
Haryana 36 19 17 0
J & K 49 47 1 1
Andra . P 23 22 1 0
WB 22 20 0 2
Ladakh 13 10 3 0
Bihar 15 14 0 1
A & N Islands 10 10 0 0
Candigarh 13 13 0 0
Chhattigarh 8 8 0 0
Uttarakhand 7 5 2 0
Goa 5 5 0 0
H.P 3 1 1 1
Odisha 3 3 0 0
Manipur 1 1 0 0
Mizoram 1 1 0 0
Manipur 1 1 0 0
Puducherry 1 1 0 0

Covid 19 Kerala Updates

District Affected
Ernakulam 20
Wayanad 3
Kollam 2
Alapuzha 2
Idukki 5
Kannur 44
Kasargod 107
Kottayam 3
Kozhikode 6
Malappuram 10
Palakkad 5
Pathanamthitta 12
Thiruvanthapuram 8
Thrissur 7

What is Corona Virus (COVID -19)

The Coronavirus [COVID – 19] a most dangerous virus that has spread to the whole world making it a very disasterous virus. This virus was first emerged in the Wuhan city of China in December 2019. The Common symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. Other symptoms may include muscle pain, sputum production, diarhoea, sore throat, abdominal pain, and loss of smell or taste.

The virus is mainly spread during close contact and via respiratory droplets produced when people cough or sneeze. Respiratory droplets may be produced during breathing but the virus is not considered airborne. People may also catch COVID-19 by touching a contaminated surface and then their face. It is most contagious when people are symptomatic, although spread may be possible before symptoms appear. The virus can live on surfaces up to 72 hours.

Personal protective equipment (PPE)

Precautions must be taken to minimize the risk of virus transmission, especially in healthcare settings when performing procedures that can generate aerosols, such as intubation or hand ventilation.

CDC outlines the specific guidelines for the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) during the pandemic. The recommended gear includes:

  • Respirator or Facemask
  • Gown
  • Medical gloves
  • Eye protection

How to Prevent Corona Virus (COVID – 19)

Clean your hands often

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • It is not nessessary to use a soap, we can also use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
  • Cover all surfaces of your hands and rub them together until they feel dry.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • When we travel to another public places use a pocket hand sanitizer

Avoid close contact

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Put distance between yourself and other people if COVID-19 is spreading in your community. This is especially important for people who are at higher risk of getting very sick.
  • Avoid getting in to near house if the family is having any type of dieseas like : cough, running nose, head ache etc….

Stay home if you’re sick

  • Stay home if you are sick. Avoid going to another places.

Cover coughs and sneezes

  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or towel when you are cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow. Throw used tissues in the basket.
  • Immediately wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

Wear a Mask if you are in sick

  • If you are sick: You should wear a mask when you are around other people like : sharing a room or vehicle. If you are not able to wear a mask like because it causes tough breathing then you should do your best to cover your coughs and sneezes
  • If you are NOT sick: You do not need to wear a mask unless you are caring for someone who is affected by coronavirus (and they are not able to wear a facemask).

Clean and disinfect

  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.
  • If surfaces are dirty, clean them: Use detergent or soap and water prior to disinfection

Stay home if you feel unwell or call Healthline on 0800 358 5453