Covid-19 testing picks up pace in Chennai

The Coronavirus testing is the city has picked up pace after a brief lag. The past few days witnessed lesser number of Covid-19 testing due to Cyclone Nivar. Continue Reading

Though Chennai on recovery mode, Covid fears high due to festivals

Even though Chennai is on road to recovery as active Covid-19 cases are on decline, fears are high among healthcare managers as festivals are here. With Deepavali festivities kicking in, most shopping hubs in the city are brimming with activity. Continue Reading

Chennai’s corona recovery rate reaches all time high of 91%

The recovery rate of Covid-19 in Chennai has reached 91 per cent and the rate of active cases is 7 per cent. This is an all time low since the lockdown in March. Continue Reading

Covid-19: Steady improvement in Chennai, but cases increase across TN

Chennai, which was the worst hit by the Covid-19, is slowly and steadily recovering from the clutches of the pandemic. However, other parts of the State continue to witness increase in the number of coronavirus affected cases. Continue Reading

Chennai’s Covid-19 death toll crosses 1,000

The novel coronavirus which has adversely affected the city has so far killed 1,000 people, sources said. Close to 30 persons lost their lives since last night till today morning and the official figures will be announced later this evening. Continue Reading

6 clusters in Chennai throw challenge to health officials

With Chennai reporting more than 2,000 Covid-19 cases everyday, officials point out at six urban clusters in the city, which are majorly contributing to the increasing nummbers. Continue Reading

As Covid cases grow in districts, Chennai’s percentage comes down

During the second week of thi month, Chennai and its neighbours accounted for 90 per cent of new Covid-19 cases reported from various parts of Tamilnadu, making the capital city a complete red zone. Continue Reading

Record breaking 3,509 Covid-19 cases in TN, total numbers cross 70,000

Coronavirus numbers went from bad to worse in Tamilnadu today, as the State today witnessed an unprecedented 3,509 Covid-19 infections in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of cases in the State has touched 70,977. Continue Reading