Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that the vigilance against COVID has been neglected in the state. The CM warned that strict action would be taken if COVID did not follow the instructions and those who violated the instructions would face fines. The CM also said that the number of tests to detect COVID victims would be increased. People should strictly follow the precautionary instructions. The CM also said that areas prone to the spread of the disease could not be closed unless COVID knew how long it would last.
At the same time, the state-imposed strict restrictions in the wake of the COVID outbreak. The ban came into effect in all districts. Restrictions are in place until the 31st of this month. No more than five people should be present.
Crowds were controlled to prevent the spread of Sambarka in the event of an outbreak. No more than five persons in the Containment Zones except for weddings and funerals.