TN posts 1,688 new Coronavirus cases, 489 from Chennai

Tamilnadu today registered 1,688 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in the State so far to 7,66,677. Continue Reading

TN now has 343 containment zones, 28 districts report zero deaths

Even after restrictions were removed, Tamilnadu is showing a downward trend in Covid-19 cases. The State government has announced that there ware 343 Covid-19 containment zones in 28 districts. Continue Reading

Active Covid-19 cases in TN on steady decline

Tamilnadu is continuing to register a dip in new infections. On Tuesday, the State recorded 2,522 fresh Covid-19 cases and 27 more deaths, pushing the tally to 7,14,235 and toll to 10,983. Continue Reading

TN’s sero survey to test 60,000 samples in 888 clusters in all districts

Tamilnadu’s Directorate of Public Health is all geared up for a serological survey. According to sources, it will be done in 888 clusters in all districts and around 60,000 samples will be collected. Continue Reading

After 83 days, TN’s daily Covid cases go below 5,000 mark

For the first time in almost three months (83 days to be precise), fresh cases in Tamilnadu dropped below the 5,000 mark on Monday when the State recorded 4,879 cases, which took the case tally to 6,61,264 cases. Continue Reading

Active Covid-19 cases in TN fall below 45,000 after months

For the first time in the recent months, the active number of Covid-19 cases in Tamilnadu fell below 45,000 and currently stands at 44,437. Continue Reading

Shocking: 18% Covid patients in TN diagnosed 24 hours before dying

A latest study has claimed that 18 per cent of Covid-19 cases in Tamilnadu and Andhra Pradesh were diagnosed either less than 24 hours before death or posthumously. The study looked at cases recorded until 1 August. Continue Reading

Editorial: State of affairs

A total of 37,02,595 people have recuperated from Covid-19 in the country so far, with 58 per cent of the recovered cases being reported from Maharashtra, Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh, the Union government said on Sunday. Continue Reading