Kerala reported 13,550 new COVID-19 cases today (Jun 29), Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan informed in a press conference after the daily Covid review meeting, Manorama reported.
With 104 new fatalities, the death toll mounted to 13,093. Test positivity rate was recorded at 11%.
The CM announced a revised slab for categorization of local bodies in the state on the basis of the Test positivity rate.
The COVID-19 curbs and relaxations will be introduced in the state on the basis of this categorization
A - Average TPR below 6% (Areas with low spread)
B - Average TPR between 6 to 12% (Areas with moderate spread
C - Average TPR between 12 to 18% (Areas with high spread)
D - Average TPR above 18% (Areas with critical spread)
As of Tuesday, there are 165 local bodies under A division, 473 local bodies under B, 316 local bodies under C, and 80 local bodies under D.