Kozhikode’s Palayam market to be closed down after 232 test Covid positive
Kozhikode: 232 persons at the Palayam market has tested positive for Covid-19 on Wednesday. An antigen test was conducted on 760 people here, out of which 232 tested positive for the infection. Apart from a few, the positive cases are porters, vendors and labourers at the market.
For the past few days, the Covid positive cases in the district has been on the higher side. On Monday, 545 people tested positive for Covid-19 while on Tuesday, 394 tested positive.
Palayam market will be closed down shortly. Last week, the central market here had been closed after 113 persons tested positive for Covid-19.