Coronavirus: Tamilnadu registers third positive case

Tamilnadu has reported the third coronavirus positive case. A 21-year-old student from Dublin has been tested positive today. He was kept under home since 17 March and admitted with symptoms yesterday. Continue Reading

Karunas, Tamimun Ansari meet CM; TN seeks nod for 4 new medical colleges

MLAs Tamimun Ansari and Karunas today met Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami at the Secretariat. It is said that they have sought an appointment for Muslim leaders to meet Palaniswami to discuss about CAA.
Meanwhile, speaking at the Assembly today, Health Minister C Vijayabaskar said the State government has sought permission from the Centre to start four more medical colleges. Continue Reading

Doctors go on strike in Tamilnadu

Over 18,000 doctors belonging to Tamilnadu Government Doctors’ Association (TNGDA) are on an indefinite strike beginning from today in Chennai. Continue Reading

Two crore births prevented in TN: Health Minister Vijayabaskar

The annual average Indian population growth rate is six per cent, in which Tamilnadu stands at 0.83 per cent. It is attributed to the presence of family welfare services present in 13,711centres spanning from primary health care centres to private hospitals, said Tamilnadu Health and Family Welfare Minister C Vijayabaskar. Continue Reading