Chennai: Tamilnadu has reported 2,312 new Covid-19 cases, pushing the caseload to 25,31,118. The number of fatalities mounted to 33,652 with 46 more people succumbing to the virus in 24 hours.
According to the daily bulletin issued by the Directorate of Public Health, 144 persons tested positive and 142 were discharged in Chennai district. Seven persons succumbed to the infection.
As on date, 1,639 patients are under treatment either at home or health facilities. So far, 5,35,902 people have been infected and 5,25,977 have been discharged. A total of 8,286 people have died.
The number of active cases in the State stands at 29,230, with the highest of 3,284 in Coimbatore. Ramanathapuram has the lowest of 153 active cases in the State.
A total of 1,48,778 samples were tested in the last 24 hours, pushing the cumulative number of specimens examined to 3,52,68,724 till date.