Chennai: Tamilnadu recorded 1,512 new Covid-19 cases pushing the overall caseload to 26,14,872 till date while 22 people succumbed to the virus taking the toll to 34,921, the Health department said.
The daily cases came down in Coimbatore and Chennai, recorded 189 and 173 cases respectively. Erode had 141 new cases, and all other districts reported less than 100 cases.
Recoveries outnumbered new infections with 1,725 people getting discharged in the last 24 hours, aggregating to 25,63,101, leaving 16,850 active infections, a medical bulletin said.
An overall TPR of 1 per cent was reported in the State, with the of 2 per cent in Nagapattinam, followed by 1.9 per cent in Thanjavur. The TPR in Chennai stood at 0.8 per cent. A total of 1,50,437 people were tested in the State.