Covid: Cases come down in Chennai, but increase in TN

Tamilnadu reported the highest daily spike in fresh Covid-19 cases for the fourth day on Friday at 36,184. The State also recorded its highest toll of 467 deaths. Continue Reading

Chennai: No escape if you violate Covid rules, special teams hit roads

In the wake of the second wave of Coronavirus cases in the city, Greater Chennai Corporation is planning to resume imposition of fines for Covid norm violations. Continue Reading

Curbs in containment areas around TN to be intensified

Warning that the growth rate of positive cases is higher than during the earlier surge in 2020, the directorate of public health advised district health officials to take effective control measures. Continue Reading

With 3,257 Covid infections, Chennai’s active cases at 1 %

With the speed with which active cases are dropping, it can be safely said that there is no Deepavali spike of Coronavirus. Continue Reading

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

Need for increased Covid testing in Chennai

Decreasing number of corornavirus cases is surely a relief. But, some sections allege that the lower number of tests done on a daily basis could be the reason behind less number of infections. Continue Reading

Covid-19 cases fall below 5k mark in Chennai

The Covid-19 cases in Chennai have fallen below 5,000 mark. The result has made Health officials happy as a spike in cases was predicted in the days after Deepavali celebrations. Continue Reading

2 lakh persons recover from Covid-19 in Chennai

Chennai has been showing a downward trend of Covid-19 cases. Based on Greater Chennai Corporation’s data, the city has shown a decline in cases by 3.7 per cent in the last seven days. Continue Reading

With 95% recovery rate, Chennai inching towards Covid-19 recovery

With 95 per cent recovery rate and a mortality rate of 1.81 per cent, Chennai has been effectively reducing the adverse impact of the spread of Covid-19. Continue Reading