‘Makkalai Thedi Maruthuvam’ extended to urban areas

Tamilnadu Chief Minister M K Stalin on Friday extend the highly successful healthcare at the doorstep scheme, ‘Makkalai Thedi Maruthuvam’, to urban centres of the State. Continue Reading

TN plans more mega jab camps

In a first of its kind initiative in India, the Tamilnadu government created a record of sorts by vaccinating more than 20 lakh people on Sunday in a mega camp organised across the state in a bid to make the State free from Covid and to prevent outbreak of a possible third wave. Continue Reading

As new clusters emerge, TN ups focus on temples, hospitals

Temples across Tamilnadu will not allow devotees for three days from today, as part of weekend restrictions to control the spread of Covid-19. Continue Reading

New Covid cluster in Chennai, hotspots to be identified

A new cluster of 24 Covid cases has emerged in Chennai. The infectees were among about 300 people who attended a temple-related festival recently. Continue Reading

As Kovai tops Covid list, Stalin to visit Coimbatore again

With western districts, especially Coimbatore, becoming a cause of concern with rising numbers of Covid cases, Chief Minister M K Stalin will visit the industrial city Sunday to personally monitor measures being taken to control the spread. Continue Reading

All steps being taken to control black fungus in TN: Minister

Tamilnadu Health Minister M Subramanian has said multi-specialty expert doctors have been teamed up to research black fungus cases and actions will be taken on their advise. Continue Reading

Is black fungus the next big challenge in Tamilnadu?

Amid the increase in the number of Mucormycosis or black fungus cases, the Tamilnadu government has declared it as a notified disease. Continue Reading

Covid: Stalin holds marathon discussions with top officials

Though he is yet to officially assume charge as the Chief Minister, M K Stalin is already on the job. For the second consecutive day, the DMK supremo held consultations with top officials including the Chief Secretary Rajeev Ranjan, Health Secretary Dr J Radhakrishnan, Finance Secretary and Revenue Secretary to discuss measures to be implemented to control the spread of the pandemic. Continue Reading

TN top team attends PM’s meeting on Covid control

Tamilnadu Chief Secretary Rajeev Ranjan, Health Secretary Dr J Radhakrishnan, DGP J K Tripathy and other higher officials today attended a video conference chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to review the Covid-19 situation in various States. Continue Reading

TN govt to announce more curbs today?

A day after Chief Secretary Rajeev Ranjan chaired a high level meet on Covid-19 situation in the State, it is expected that the Tamilnadu government would announce more curbs today. Continue Reading