Kerala has confirmed 30,196 Covid 19 positive cases out of the 1,71,295 samples tested. With this, the Test Positivity Rate has risen to 17.63 per cent in the state. 27,579 recoveries were also reported. 181 deaths were confirmed taking the COVID death toll to 22,001 in Kerala. The total number of active cases is 2,39,480 in the state.