Chennai’s Covid-19 figures witness steep rise

Chennai: The city has recorded 42,752 cases of Covid-19, with Royapuram being the most badly hit locality with 6,484 cases.

Tondiarpet, a hotspot, has high numbers of Covid-19 cases with 5,227 persons contracting the virus. Teynampet has as many as 5,110 persons testing positive.

Kodambakkam, another red zone area has 4,649 cases and the neighbourhood of Anna Nagar has 4,585 Covid-19 cases. The figures at Thiru-Vi-Ka Nagar stand at 3,628. Adyar has 2,531 cases of Covid-19.

There are a total of 1,719 Covid positive persons in Valsaravakkam, 1,784 cases in Ambattur and 1587 patients in Thiruvotriyur.

There are 1,191 patients in Madharavam, 965 in Alandur, 884 in Perungudi and 808 in Shollinganallur. Manali has the least number of cases with 624 patients currently.


NT Bureau