Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday said that a Telengana resident, who got into a wrong train along with his family from Rajasthan and arrived here on May 22, passed away. After arriving here, the man developed coronavirus symptoms and was moved to the hospital, where he died.
The authorities have informed that the body of the 68-year-old man will be cremated here, with all the religious rites.Vijayan said on Thursday, Kerala recorded the highest number of cases in a day with 84 people found to be coronavirus positive. “Out of this, 48 people came from within the country and 31 from abroad. As on date, there are 526 active cases in the state and 1,14,305 are under isolation at homes and other places, while 992 are in hospitals. Today there are 86 hot spots, after six more were added,” he said.