Crucial and latest Covid figures of TN


Chennai: Even as Tamilnadu logged 507 fresh cases of Covid-19 on Friday, four districts– Ariyalur, Kallakurichi, Theni and Tirupattur– recorded no fresh cases and 22 logged fewer than 10 cases each.

As many as 1,794 people recovered in the past 24 hours, bringing the number of active infections down to 8,150.

Chennai continued to lead the districts by recording 133 cases. It is followed by Coimbatore (76), Chengalpattu (58), Thiruvallur (23), Erode (22).

Ariyalur, Kallakurichi, Theni, Tirupathur recorded nil cases each while 22 districts saw the numbers in single digit.

A total of 66,366 samples were tested thus pushing the cumulative number of specimens examined to 6,42,18,370 till date.

A total of 1,35,848 persons, including 75,545 persons aged between 15-18 and 31,994 persons aged between 18-44, were vaccinated in the State on Friday.

The neighbouring Union Territory of Puducherry recorded 14 fresh Covid-19 casess and the total caseload went upto 1,65,690.