8,228 active coronavirus cases in Chennai

Chennai: There are 8,228 active Coronavirus patients in the city. According to data from the Chennai Corporation, the number of Covid-19 cases in Royapuram stands at 1,538, the highest in the city.

It may be noted that Alandur remains the only place in the metropolis with double digit Coronavirus patients. All the other districts have exceeded the 100 mark.

The district with second highest number of cases is Kodambakkam with 1192 infected persons. Tondiarpet, another hotspot, has nearly 773 persons testing positive for the infection. Teynampet, also a containment zone, has 869 persons with the virus. In Thiru-Vi-Ka Nagar, there are 976 patients with the infection. The zone of Anna Nagar has 662 persons with the virus, the release said.

There are 570 cases of Covid-19 in Valsaravakkam. In Adyar, there are 446 patients who have contracted the virus. The data says that Ambattur has 352 cases of Coronavirus. Thiruvottiyur has a total of 221 active Covid-19 cases.

Other zones such as Madhavaram has 172 cases, Alandur has 90 coronavirus cases, Manali has 108 cases, Perungudi has 103 cases and Shollinganallur has 113 patients.


NT Bureau