TN govt to fully bear medical expenses of its corona-hit staff

Chennai: The State government today said it will bear the full expenses of the treatment of medical personnel, revenue department officials, police and conservancy workers involved in the fight against coronavirus, in case if they get infected by the virus. The government also said that Rs two lakh will be given to the affected members as compensation.

It may be noted that the toll in coronavirus disease in Tamilnadu stood at six, even as 50 fresh positive cases were reported on Monday, taking the tally to 621.


NT Bureau