TN’s daily Covid count touches 10,941, total crosses 10 lakh

Chennai: Tamilnadu today registered 10,941 new cases, and the total number of infections has touched 10,02,392.

The capital city of Chennai today registered 3,347 cases. With this, the total number of persons affected by the pandemic in the metropolis has touched 2,86,569.

As far as Chennai’s neighbouring districts are concerned, Chengalpattu today registered 970 new cases, Kancheepuram saw 240 infections in the last 24 hours, and Thiruvallur posted 535 positive cases.

The districts of Cuddalore and Coimbatore today witnessed 200 and 735 new cases, respectively. Forty four patients died today, taking the total number of fatalities in the State due to the pandemic to 13,157.

On the positive side, 6,172 patients were discharged from various hospitals in Tamilnadu today. With this, the total number of recoveries in the State has touched 9,14,119.