Government Orders - Official Kerala COVID-19 Dashboard

Kerala Government Guidelines & Advisory related to COVID-19

Date Order/Guideline
17/06/2021  Addendum to revised testing guidelines for COVID-19 
14/06/2021  Intensified case finding for TB among post COVID patients
14/06/2021  Decentralized system of death declaration at District level 
02/06/2021  Preparedness for management of surge of COVID-19 in children 
31/05/2021  Instructions on COVID-19 vaccination of bedridden patients above 45 years of age
29/05/2021 Guidelines for issuance of COVID-19 certificate for persons travelling abroad
27/05/2021  Scarcity and shortage of COVID Personal Protective Items in the open market – Fixing the rates
24/05/2021  Prioritization for vaccination in the age group of 18-45 -Modified 
20/05/2021 Guidelines- Framework for Health System preparedness during monsoon in context of COVID-19
16/05/2021 Guidelines- Mucormycosis management
14-05-2021  GAD- Covid-19 – containment activities- second phase lock down in the State from 16 th May-2021 to 23 rd May-2021-orders issued
14-05-2021  Food and Civil Supplies Department - COVID 19 - Pandemic- Measure to Tackle the Exigency- Declaration of Medical Items are Essential Article- Order Issued
12-05-2021  Optimizaion of Covid 19 Testing in the second wave of the pandemic
12-05-2021  Advisory with regard to optimal use of high flow nasal cannulas (HFNC) and Oxygen audits
10-05-2021  COVID -19 Treatment charges in Private Hospitals
09-05-2021  Guideline- Strengthening Patient Care
01-05-2021  Advisory- Rational use of Oxygen- COVID 19 pandemic
29-04-2021  Refixing the rate for RT PCR test for COVID19 – Sanction Accorded
28-04-2021  COVID 19 Vaccination 2nd dose eligible people prioritization
25-04-2021  COVID-19 discharge guidelines
25-04-2021  COVID-19 treatment guidelines -Snap shot
25-04-2021  COVID-19 treatment guidelines
25-04-2021  Vaccination – Special arrangements for Elderly and People with Disability
23-04-2021  Covid-19 quarantine and isolation guidelines 21-04-21
21-04-2021 Covid 19 – Surge in positive cases – Restrictions for the effective containment of Covid 19 – orders issued
21-04-2021  Essential and emergency activities permitted on 24th and 25th April
21-04-2021  Guideline – Covid 19 Vaccination planning and conduct
18-04-2021  COVID-19 containment activities -Incoming travelers-Surveillance
15-04-2021  Augemented testing strategy for Kerala State-April 2021
13-04-2021  COVID-19 Surge in positive cases-restrictions for the effective containment of Covid-19
29-03-2021 Covid-19 -phase 5 unlocking of general lockdown and extension of lockdown for effective containment of Covid-19
31-03-2021 Advisory on COVID appropriate behaviour and vaccination
01-03-2021 Guideline for COVID 19 vaccination for the priority groups 
27-02-2021 Guidelines for COVID 19 testing – through Government laboratories and outsource model RTPCR mobile laboratories and RTPCR (static) laboratories  
26-02-2021  RTPCR -mobile unit -outsourcing -free of cost -modified
19-02-2021  Advisory on organization of mass covid 19 vaccination camp facility for front line workers 
19-02-2021  Guidelines for conduct of Kerala Legislative Assembly Elections 2021 during COVID-19 
13-02-2021  Advisory regarding swabbing of symptomatic individuals undergoing rapid antigen test for COVID 19
09-02-2021 COVID-19- Enhancing 1,00,000 tests/day – Functioning of Government labs – further instructions – Reg
09-02-2021 Revised testing guidelines for COVID-19 
09-02-2021 Authorizing all DMO (H) to issue COVID patient certificates COVID suspect person certificate 
02-02-2021 Covid-19 Guidelines- Back to the basics campaign
15-01-2021 Advisory on COVID prevention measures at COVID-19 Vaccination Centres
04-01-2020 Advisory for safe conduct of festivals in the context of COVID-19
04-01-2021 Advisory for performance artists and programmes (indoor and outdoor) in the context of COVID-19
04-01-2021 Advisory- Opening of Cinema halls
04-01-2021 Advisory with regard to safe opening of Swimming Pools and Sports centres in the context of COVID-19
01-01-2020 Refixing the COVID-19 test rates 
30-12-2020 Fixing the rate for RT LAMP based COVID-19 test
16-12-2020 Amendment to Revised Advisory on Sabarimala pilgrimage in the context of COVID19
14-12-2020 Revised Health Advisory on Sabarimala Pilgrimage in the context of COVID 19
10-12-2020 GO -Coordination mechanism for COVID 19 vaccine introduction
10-12-2020 GO on Covid testing rates in kerala
01-12-2020 Addendum to the COVID-19 revised testing guidelines 
01-12-2020 Revised advisory to optimize the evidence based use of convalescent plasma therapy in COVID 19
28-11-2020 COVID 19 Screening and testing of officers, staff and security personnel involved in election dutie
24-11-2020 Guidelines on Dead Body management in the context of COVID 19
19-11-2020 Advisory with regard to re-testing of patients who have been cures of COVID-19
15-11-2020 Sabarimala action plan
15-11-2020 Health Advisory on Sabarimala pilgrimage in the context of COVID19
14-11-2020 കരുതലോടെ ശബരിമല തീർത്ഥാടനം
08-11-2020 Health Advisory on Sabarimala Pilgrimage in the context of COVID-19
28-10-2020 Guidelines on the setting up of post COVID clinics
16-10-2020 Advisory for Navaratri festival celebrations during COVID-19 pandemic
14-10-2020 Guidelines on LDMS supportive supervision and daily reporting of district and state summary of COVID-19
14-10-2020 Revised discharge guidelines for COVID -19 patients
14-10-2020 Guidelines- Tele ICU and Intensive Care Servcies
14-10-2020 Proposal for strengthening critical care support 
12-10-2020 COVID -19 Screening, Testing, Education & Prevention (Step) Kiosk
06-10-2020 Honoring prescriptions and Lab investigation request via Tele Medicine platforms 
03-10-2020 Technical paper COVID-19 ICMR sero surveillance second round
03-10-2020 Technical paper COVID-19 rapid anti body test sero-surveillance-base line report
03-10-2020 Amendment to the health care worker resource management guideline for centres providing COVID-19 care
22-09-2020 Quarantine guidelines for travelers
22-09-2020 Generic guidelines on conduct of examinations in the background of COVID-19 pandemic
14-09-2020 Guidelines- Prevention & Management of COVID-19 in Prisons 
11-09-2020  Integrated TB diagnosis algorithm in the context of COVID-19 
27-08-2020  Addendum to the advisory on sentinel surveillance 
25-08-2020  Clarifications regarding Quarantine for NRK  Students appearing for NEET exam 
22.08.2020  COVID-19 Guidelines for the conduct of Legislative Assembly session
22.08.2020  COVID-19 Contact tracing and Quarantine guidelines
17-08-2020  Covid-19 Sample management inside a virus diagnostic Laboratory 
15-08-2020 COVID-19 Treatment guidelines
15-08-2020 COVID-19 revised testing guidelines
14-08-2020 COVID Protocol for the Independence day Celebrations at the State Head Quarter and at the District Head Quarters
14-08-2020  COVID-19 Protocol for VIPs
12-08-2020  Addendum to sample testing, collection and transport guidelines for Laboratory Diagnosis  
10-08-2020  Advisory regarding conduct of NEET 2020
09-08-2020 Technical paper – COVID 19 Sampling Laboratory Testing Management
08-08-2020  Advisory restricting visitors to hospitals caring airline accident patients 
08-08-2020  Advisory on treatment of passengers and crew members and on quaranting and testing of the volunteers engaged in rescue work at karipur international Airport, Kozhikode
07-08-2020  Advisory on home care of Asymptomatic COVID-19 Positive patients
07-08-2020  Framework for Health System Preparedness for managing natural calamities in the context of COVID-19
29-07-2020  Advisory for home isolation of asymptomatic COVID-19 positive Health Care Workers 
28-07-2020 COVID 19 Dedicated Management structures for coordinating admission referrals & inpatient facilities
28-07-2020 CFLTC – Planning and Management of infrastructures and Admissions
24-07-2020 Health Human Resource pool for deployment at CFLTC,COVID hospitals and other health facilities
21-07-2020 Amendment to the revised discharge guidelines for COVID-19
19-07-2020 COVID-19 Testing at large community clusters&coastal area -Thiruvananthapuram
18-07-2020 Advisory on Quarantine and COVID-19 testing of guest workers returning to Kerala  
17-07-2020 Instruction to district surveillance officers on preparing a contact map of cases from local transmission 
17-07-2020 Guidelines – Sentinel surveillance in coastal, slum&Tribal areas
02-07-2020 Addendum to Advisory-Airport testing and Transportation management
02-07-2020 Guidelines for certification and classification(Coding) of COVID-19 as cause of Death
02-07-2020 Advisory for performing Rapid Antigen Diagnostic Assay for COVID-19 
02-07-2020 Advisory on Augmenting Testing – Sample Collection Management
01-07-2020 Revised discharge guideline for COVID-19 patients
28-06-2020 Advisory on using Chemilnminescent Immunoassay(CLIA) based serology test in containment zone ( Malapuram)
28-06-2020 Special Team – Malapuarm- Deployment Order
28-06-2020 Guidelines – Generic frame work for Supportive Supervision by the Special Team
25-06-2020 Advisory on testing of expatriates screened positive for IgM at Airport
24-06-2020 Advisory on recording and reporting of COVID tests
22-06-2020 Advisory for pooled testing for COVID -RTPCR/Xpert/TrueNAT tests
21-06-2020 Health care Worker Resource Management guideline for centres
18-06-2020 Advisory regarding collection of blood samples for COVID testing 
18-06-2020  Addendum for truenat Beta CoV testing at Government Laboratories -Advisory for step II assay for truenat 
14-06-2020 Standard operating procedure(SOP) for health care in COVID-19 first line treatment centres(CFLTC)
10-06-2020 Addendum to Advisory for patient admissions to COVID first line treatment centres (CFLTC)
06-06-2020 Advisory on COVID-19 community surveillance using rapid antibody tests
05-06-2020 Revised Guideline- COVID 19 – Testing and Quarantine/ Isolation
03-06-2020 Advisory on Performance Assessment of District Survellance unit 
01-06-2020 COVID-19, Addendum to the advisory for Quarantine and testing of prisoners WHO newly incarcerated or returning to jail after parole
01-06-2020 COVID-19 Guideline – Protocol for compassionate use of convalescent Plasma for treatment of patients with severe/critical COVID-19 Protocol
31-05-2020 COVID-19 TrueNat Beta Cov Testing at Government Laboratories
29-05-2020 COVID-19 Health Advisory for the conduct of examinations in Polytechnical colleges/Technical Education Departments
27-05-2020 COVID-19 Instructions for using GeneXpert/TrueNAT-beta-CoV in the private sector in Kerala
24-05-2020 Covid-19 Health advisory students appearing the examination
23-05-2020 Covid-19 health advisory for drivers, crew and passengers of taxis and interstate vehicles
21-05-2020 കോവിഡ്-19 നിര്‍വ്യാപന പ്രവര്‍ത്തനങ്ങള്‍-വിവിധ വകുപ്പുകളില്‍ അനുവര്‍ത്തിച്ചു വരുന്ന ഇലക്ട്രോണിക് സങ്കേതങ്ങളെ ഏകോപിപ്പിച്ച് ഉത്തരവ്
21-05-2020 Advisory on COVID-19 patient clinical data reporting by COVID Hospitals 
21-05-2020 COVID-19-Addendum -Constitution of State Medical Board
20-05-2020 COVID-19 -Advisory for Quarantine and testing of Prisoners who are newly incarcerated or returning to Jail after the parole
20-05-2020 Cancer care treatment strategy for COVID-19 positive or suspected COVID-19 patients
19-05-2020 Advisory on performance assessment for COVID Hospitals 
14-05-2020 Railway Surveillance Guidelines
14-05-2020 Advisory on COVID -19 Sentinel Surveillance activity using RT-PCR
13-05-2020 Advisory on RT-PCR Pooled testing for COVID-19 
13-05-2020 COVID -19 Jagratha platform for real time surveillance, care and support for people affected/Quarantined by covid 19
10-05-2020 കോവിഡ് -19 മറ്റ് സംസ്ഥാനങ്ങളില്‍ നിന്നും എത്തുന്ന കേരളീയരുടെ ക്വാറന്‍റൈന്‍ സംവിധാനം -തദ്ദേശസ്വയംഭരണ സ്ഥാപനങ്ങള്‍ നിര്‍വ്വഹിക്കേണ്ട ചുമതലകളും പ്രവര്‍ത്തനങ്ങളും നിശ്ചയിച്ച് ഉത്തരവ്
08-05-2020 Quality assessment and quality control of Laboratories performing RT-PCR for COVID-19
08-05-2020 COVID-19 Advisory on care of Ophthalmic Patients
24-04-2020 Reorganisation of laboratories for sending routine covid samples By RT-PCR
24-04-2020 COVID-19 Testing augmentation-Xpert-SARS-CoV-Testing 
22-04-2020 COVID-19 Instructions for using GeneXpert/Truenat-beta-CoV in the private sector in Kerala
20-04-2020 Advisory for Ensuring TB services in Kerala in the context of COVID-19
17-04-2020 COVID-19 Antibody testing(IgG and IgM) in the private sector in Kerala
16-04-2020 Advisory for restarting Immunization activities regarding Universal Immunisation Programme
15-04-2020 Standard Treatment Guidelines – Critical Care Medicine
11-04-2020 COVID-19 Guidelines for conducting tests to identify community transmission
10-04-2020 Advisory on using Rapid Diagnostic kits for COVID-19  diagnosis and surveillance
09-04-2020 Frequently asked Questions on cloth MASKS
08-04-2020 തുണികൊണ്ടുള്ള മാസ്ക്-ഫലപ്രദമായ ഉപയോഗരീതി
07-04-2020 Cloth MASK -Best practices
07-04-2020 വായൂജന്യ രോഗങ്ങളില്‍ നിന്നും രക്ഷനേടാന്‍ മാസ്‌ക് ഉപയോഗിക്കേണ്ട വിധം
05-04-2020 How to convert Hospitals into COVID Hospitals
01-04-2020  COVID-19 Guidelines for Human Resource Management in COVID Hospitals 
01-04-2020 COVID-19 Addendum to revised Guidelines for Testing, Quarantine, Hospital admission and Discharge for COVID-19 based on current risk assesment Grid published on 12/03/2020
31-03-2020 COVID-19 Reference Guide for converting Hospitals into dedicated COVID Hospitals 
31-03-2020 COVID-19- Guidelines for distribution of Laboratories
28-03-2020 Mental Health Guidelines Health-Personal        People-in-Isolation          Elderly      Public          Caregivers of Children
28-03-2020  Guidelines for Routine Vaccination including Out Reach Imminization program under UIP
28-03-2020 COVID 19-Advisory for Patient admissions to COVID care center
28-03-2020  COVID 19- Advisory for Patient admissions to COVID First-Line treatment centre(CFLTC)
28-03-2020  കോവിഡ് 19- റസിഡന്‍റ്സ് അസോസിയേഷനുകള്‍ക്കുള്ള മാര്‍ഗ്ഗനിര്‍ദേശങ്ങള്‍..
28-03-2020  Advisory on using Rapid Diagnostic Kits for COVID 19 Diagnosis and Surveillance
26-03-2020  COVID 19-Guidelines on rational use Personal Protective Equipment
25-03-2020  COVID 19-Guidelines for distribution of Laboratories
24-03-2020  COVID-19 Advisory for infection control precautions to be adopted in Dental care settings
24-03-2020  Covid 19-Advisory for Pregnancy and Labour Management
24-03-2020 COVID 19- Interim treatment Guidelines for Kerala State
24-03-2020 COVID 19-Guidelines for Routine Vaccination including Out Reach Immunization programme  
24-03-2020 State Medical Board decision with regard to Quarantine of Health care workers WHO are low risk Asymptomatic secondary contact of a proven COVID 19 case
23-03-2020 കോവിഡ് 19-പ്രതിരോധ പ്രവര്‍ത്തനങ്ങളുമായി ബന്ധപ്പെട്ട് തദ്ദേശ സ്വയംഭരണ സ്ഥാപനങ്ങള്‍ ഏറ്റെടുക്കേണ്ട പ്രവര്‍ത്തനങ്ങളും ഉത്തരവാദിത്വങ്ങള്‍
23-03-2020 Constitution of COVID 19 cells in various Departments(G.O.(Rt)No.580/2020/H&FWD dated-16/03/2020)
23-03-2020 COVID 19(nCorona) -Guidelines for Employees in Shopping centers and Shopping malls
23-03-2020 COVID 19(nCorona) -Guidelines for Beauty Parlours and Saloons
23-03-2020 COVID -19 Testing and treatment Algorithm
23-03-2020 Advisory on the use of Hydroxy-chloroquin as prophylaxis for SARS-CoV-2 infection
19-03-2020  COVID 19-Guidelines for exclusive arrangement for the foreign Tourists coming to Kerala
15-03-2020 Adisory – Airport arrangements and flow chart
12-03-2020 Revised Guidelines for Testing, Quarantine, Hospital admission and discharge for COVID 19 based on current risk assessment
19-02-2020 Matrix for Discharge of persons from home Isolation/Hospital Isolation based on risk assessment grid dated -19th Feb 2020
05-02-2020 കൊറോണ അറിയേണ്ടതെല്ലാം തദ്ദേശ സ്വയം ഭരണ സ്ഥാപനങ്ങള്‍ ചെയ്യേണ്ടത്‌
05-02-2020 കൊറോണ വൈറസ് രോഗ ബാധ നിയന്ത്രണവുമായി ബന്ധപ്പെട്ടു ടൂറിസം വകുപ്പിന്റെ ഉത്തരവാദിത്തങ്ങള്‍
05-02-2020 കൊറോണ വൈറസ് രോഗ ബാധ നിയന്ത്രണവുമായി ബന്ധപ്പെട്ടു വിദ്യാഭ്യാസ വകുപ്പിന്റെ ഉത്തരവാദിത്തങ്ങള്‍
05-02-2020 Policy on Bio-Medical Waste Management for BMW from Patients in Novel Corona Virus Ward/OPD
05-02-2020 nCorona- Health advisory for Tourism Depatment dated -5th Feb 2020
05-02-2020 Noval Corona outbreak related Health Advisory for Animal Husbandry Department
05-02-2020 nCorona- Health advisory for STUDENTS-Education Department dated -5th Feb 2020
05-02-2020 nCorona- Health advisory for Animal care- Animal Husbandry Department dated- 5th Feb 2020
03-02-2020 Constitution of State RRT
03-02-2020 TOR for State Level Committees
02-02-2020 Constitution of State Medical Board
01-02-2020 Revised guidelines for nCorona virus surveillance
01-02-2020 Testing, Collection and Transportation for Lab diagnosis -Guidelines
01-02-2020  Testing, Quarantine, hospital Admission and discharge criteria
01-02-2020  കൊറോണ വൈറസ്സ് പ്രതിരോധത്തിനായി അറിയേണ്ടത് എന്തൊക്കെ ?
26-01-2020 n Corona Guidelines-2020 Updated on 26/1/2020
05-01-2020 Addendum to the Testing, Quarantine, Hospital admission and discharge criteria for nCoV