Chennai reports 2% active cases, 1.78% mortality rate

With positivity rate coming down, higher officials in the city’s Health department believe the spread of Covid-19 may have been contained in Chennai. The city is expected to achieve herd immunity by 2021. Continue Reading

Covid-19: India crosses 77-lakh mark; death toll 1,16,616

With 55,839 new infections, India’s Coronavirus cases crossed 77-lakh mark today. Also, for the fourth consecutive day, the daily number of Covid-19 cases remained below 60,000. Continue Reading

As Coronavirus cases rise, testing ramped up in Chennai

Though the number of Covid-19 cases have been stablised, they are once again on an upward trend in Chennai, by crossing 1,000 mark for the past few days. Continue Reading

Global Covid-19 cases near 17 million

The total number of global coronavirus cases was nearing the 17 million mark, while the deaths have increased to more than 665,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. Continue Reading

India sees record spike of 9,304 covid 19 cases

Coronavirus cases in India saw a record single-day jump of 9,304 cases today pushing the total tally to 2,16,919, while the death toll climbed to 6,075 with 260 new fatalities, according to the Union Health Ministry. Continue Reading