Stalin wants TN Health Minister replaced, CM to take over portfolio

Following the transfer of Health Secretary Beela Rajesh, Opposition DMK president M K Stalin has demanded replacing Health Minister Dr Vijayabaskar also and Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswmi should take over the portfolio for effective management of the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue Reading

Is TN under-reporting Covid-19 deaths?

Amid allegations that the Tamilnadu government is under-reporting the number of deaths caused by Covid-19, State Health Secretary Beela Rajesh today said a committee will be formed to look into the issue. Continue Reading

Dupattas, handkerchief can double up as face masks: Health Dept

The Department of Health and Family Welfare, government of Tamilnadu has said that those stepping out of the house can use dupattas, towels and handkerchiefs as facemasks. Continue Reading

TN CM chairs meeting with 12 spl teams, launches IVRS number

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today launched an IVRS number 9499912345 to clear doubts about coronavirus. Continue Reading

Case against Udayakumar for comments on Beela Rajesh

A case has been filed against anti-nuclear activist S P Udayakumar for spreading fake news against Health Secretary Beela Rajesh. 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

Dengue: Tamilnadu government shifts focus on private hospitals

With the number of dengue cases gradually increasing in Tamilnadu, the government has shifted its focus on private hospitals as many people are seeking treatment. Continue Reading