Global Covid-19 cases surpass 26.2 million

The overall number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed the 26.2 million mark, while the deaths have increased to over 867,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. Continue Reading

Covid-19: India reports 65,002 new cases; total tally crosses 25-lakh mark

India today crossed the 25-lakh mark Coronavirus cases with 65,002 new infections being reported in the last 24 hours. Continue Reading

Covid-19: TN reports 5,890 new cases, Chennai crosses 1,000 again

Tamilnadu today reported 5,890 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of coronavirus infections in the State to 3,26,245, according to the Health department’s daily bulletin released this evening. Continue Reading

Despite coming down of Covid cases, Chennai continues to be hotspot

Though the metropolis has been witnessing steady decrease of daily Covid-19 cases, it still continues to be a hotspot, according to Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan. Continue Reading

Central team to send report to Union govt on TN’s Covid management

A Central team of officials led by Additional Secretary from the Union Ministry of Health, Arti Ahuja, which assessed Tamilnadu’s Covid-19 containment strategy’s success on the ground, will send a report to the Union government soon. Continue Reading

At 1.5 million, TN does maximum number of corona tests in India

Tamilnadu, which is among the top three Covid-19 hit States in India, stands number one in terms of testings being done on suspected coronavirus cases. Continue Reading

Coronavirus: TN sees over 4k new cases, 1,126 in Chennai

Tamilnadu today saw over 4,000 positive corona cases. However, in Chennai it was low at 1,216. The overall count for Tamilnadu in the last 24 hours was 4,321. Continue Reading

Rahul Gandhi slams ‘failed lockdown’, compares India with other countires

Questioning the government’s lockdown strategy to counter COVID-19, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi compared India’s disease graph to other countries to say this is “what a failed lockdown looks like”. Continue Reading

India’s COVID-19 tally reaches 2,26,770 with record spike of 9,851 cases

India saw a record single-day jump of 9,851 coronavirus cases and 273 deaths today, pushing the nationwide infection tally to 2,26,770 and the death toll to 6,348, according to the Union Health Ministry. Continue Reading