TN, Pondy received additional food grains from Centre: FCI

Till date, for Tamilnadu and Puducherry, government of India has issued out 16,50,000 metric tonnes of food grains (15,78,000 MT rice and 72830 MT wheat) under the Prime Minister’s Food Security Scheme for the Poor in addition to their normal monthly allocation of ration food grains issued under the NFSA (National Food Security Act), said R D Nazeem, Executive Director, South Zone, Food Corporation of India. Continue Reading

Covid-19: India records 2,63,533 new cases and 4,329 deaths

With 2,63,533 fresh infections (lowest in last 28 days), India’s Coronavirus caseload rose to 2,52,28,996 today. A total of 2,59,170 cases were reported in a span of 24 hours on 20 April. Continue Reading

5,088 new Covid-19 cases in TN, death toll crosses 10,000

Tamilnadu today registered 5,088 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of persons tested positive for Coronavirus infection in the State so far to 6,40,943. Continue Reading

9,78,648 lakh persons held for violating curfew

Tamilnadu has inching towards 10 lakh violations during the lockdown. Nearly, 9,78,648 persons were arrested by the Tamilnadu police for venturing out despite a lockdown. Continue Reading