More staff of Chennai star hotels test Corona positive

Luxury hotels are emerging as a Covid-19 cluster after educational institutions in Chennai. In total, as many as 114 employees have tested positive for Covid-19 out of the 2,226 tested at city’s star-category hotels, sources said. Continue Reading

UK returnees: 4 zones in Chennai under strict monitoring

The Greater Chennai Corporation has started monitoring 449 residents who have returned from the United Kingdom. Sources said they are in four zones of the civic body and are under strict watch. 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

Coronavirus active cases now at 4% in Chennai

Fresh cases of Covid-19 continue to be on a decline in the city. With the going trend officials said they will be able to contain the virus fully soon. Continue Reading

Nearly one third of Chennai population exposed to Covid-19: Serosurvey

The results of the second serosurvey conducted in Chennai to detect the transmission of Coronavirus have shown an overall positivity rate of 32.3 per cent. Continue Reading

Public won’t be allowed at Marina till 31 October

The Greater Chennai Corporation has said public will not be allowed to Marina beach in the city till 31 October, in view of the lockdown to curb the spread of Covid-19. Continue Reading