6 weeks on, Kerala sees dip in tally; India daily cases fall below 25,000

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After surging for six weeks, Covid cases fell marginally in Kerala in the week ended on Sunday. A decline of 2% still left the state with 1.37 lakh new cases during the week, accounting for 54% of all infections detected in India during the period.

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Kerala

State in southern India
The heavy rains in Kerala have caused a lot of destruction, killing six and injuring many others due to landslides in several districts.
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As per reports, at least six are dead and a dozen were missing in south and central Kerala due to flash floods and landslides in many parts
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Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely at isolated places over south interior Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal today.
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COVID-19

Contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
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