Kerala launches new portal to make data of COVID deaths accessible to all
Thiruvananthapuram: The state government has launched a new web portal called the Death Information Portal to update the information of COVID-19 deaths in the state. All information including name, age and gender of the people who succumbed to COVID-19 will be available in https://covid19.kerala.gov.in/deathinfo/ , informed the Health Minister Veena George.
Both the government institutions and the public will have access to this portal. The option for searching the details of deceased persons will be available for the relatives. All deaths declared by the government as Covid deaths will be updated in the portal. The minister said that the information can be accessed after searching by the name, district and date of death.
Through the portal, government institutions can examine the authenticity of the death declaration document issued by the District Medical Officer.
As of now, the information regarding the Covid deaths till 22.07.2021 is available in the portal.The remaining data will be entered soon, informed the minister.