Covid daily toll above 450 for 11th day in TN, docs reveal shocking info

Though new Covid-19 cases are on the decline in Tamilnadu, the daily death toll in the State on Friday remained above the 450-mark for the 11th consecutive day. Continue Reading

No lockdown again: TN Health Secretary

A day after Tamilnadu Chief Secretary Rajeev Ranjan held a meeting with District Collectors and directed them to impose Covid-19 control measures, State Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan today asked people not to believe in rumours of another lockdown. Continue Reading

TN Health Minister Vijayabaskar takes Covid vaccine shot

Tamilnadu Health Minister Dr C Vijayabaskar today took the Covid vaccine shot at the Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) here. Continue Reading

Covid vaccine dry run successful in TN

A dry run to check the best way to vaccinate people against Covid-19 ahead of the actual vaccination drive was conducted in Tamilnadu today and sources said it was successful. Health secretary J Radhakrishnan was present at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in the city today morning to kick off the exercise. Continue Reading

Madras High Court Chief Justice tests positive for Covid-19

Madras High Court Chief Justice Amreshwar Pratap Sahi, who was admitted to Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital with cough, drowsiness and discomfort, has tested positive for Covid-19. Continue Reading

MGR’s nephew dies of Covid-19, EPS-OPS condole

M C Chandran, nephew of AIADMK founder and former Chief Minister M G Ramachandran, died of Covid-19 on Friday. He was 75 and the son of MGR’s elder brother M G Chakrapani. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu death toll rises to 30, record 266 fresh cases reported

The number of positive cases crossed the 200-mark for the third successive day in Tamilnadu, with a single day high of 266 fresh cases reported on Sunday, taking the tally past the 3,000 mark, even as the death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 30. Continue Reading

Coronavirus: Tamilnadu CM jumps into action

With the deadly coronavirus entering Tamilnadu, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today chaired a high-level meet at the Secretariat here, during which he directed officials to act on war-footing and take all necessary steps to check its spread. Continue Reading

Mother, 2 kids found dead on railway track at Avadi

In a shocking and mysterious case, a woman and her two children were found dead on the railway track near Hindu College, Avadi this morning. Continue Reading