Highlights

Pinarayi Vijayan CM of Kerala, has confirmed community transmission in Kerala State.

On the report of the Kerala State Government, community transmission has occurred in 2 coastal hamlets near capital of the southern Indian state Thiruvananthapuram.

Community Transmission

The Community Transmission means that the disease forwarding to 3rd stage. The 4 stages of COVID-19 pandemic transmission are:

First Stage: 1st Appearance of the disease to people with travel history
Second Stage: Local transmission. At 2nd stage, every person who come in contact with people who were infected become possible victims.
Third Stage: Community Transmission. At 3rd stage infection happen in public and the source of the covid-19 cannot be traced.
Fourth Stage: the disease becomes epidemic (rapid spread of disease) in the country.