Thiruvananthapuram: Covid spread is rampant in the state. Nearly 40,000 cases of the disease have been confirmed in the state today. So the government is preparing to tighten controls as part of a crackdown. The CM said that strict control will be imposed in the next one week and from the fourth day till Sunday. He said there would be exact criteria related to the regulation and details would be given later.
The CM said that film serial shootings should be stopped and other programs which could not meet the social distance should be avoided. A meeting of oxygen producers was held today under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary. A committee headed by the Home Secretary was formed to ensure availability.