Tamilnadu posts 3971 Covid cases 742 from Chennai

Chennai: Tamilnadu today registered 3971 new Covid-19 cases, and the total number of infections has touched 34,24,476.

The capital city of Chennai today registered 742 cases. With this, the total number of persons affected by the pandemic in the metropolis has touched 744583.

As far as Chennai’s neighbouring districts are concerned, Chengalpattu today registered 334 new cases, Kancheepuram saw 93 infections in the last 24 hours, and Thiruvallur posted 149 positive cases.

The districts of Cuddalore and Coimbatore today witnessed 56 and 726 new cases, respectively. 28 patients died today, taking the total number of fatalities in the State due to the pandemic to 37,837.

On the positive side, 16,473 patients were discharged from various hospitals in Tamilnadu today. With this, the total number of recoveries in the State has touched 33,09,032.