Shocking: 9,500 missing from active corona list of TN

The Tamilnadu Health department has reportedly declared ‘cure’ at least 9,500 people who should have been on the active list of the State Covid-19 registry, said reports. Continue Reading

Covid-19 spreading rate coming down in Tamilnadu

With Tamilnadu reporting as many as 5,528 new Covid-19 cases, 6,185 discharges, and 64 deaths on Thursday, Health Minister C Vijayabaskar and officials said the infection rate is coming down in the State. Continue Reading

Covid-19 cases to increase in October: TN Chief Secretary

In a letter to District Collectors, Tamilnadu Chief Secretary K Shanmugam has said that the number of Covid-19 cases would likely spike in October with the opening up of more activities and if no discipline was enforced in public places. Continue Reading

Covid-19 cases to increase in TN: Health dept officials

Unlock 4, which came into effect in Tamilnadu from Tuesday, might lead to increase in Covid-19 cases in the State, say sources in the Health department. Continue Reading

Full-fledged measures to control corona in TN: CM

Chief Minsiter Edappadi K Palaniswami today said that full-fledged measures are being taken to tackle coronavirus in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

As Covid cases spike in TN, CM blames returnees

With the daily Covid-19 cases mark nearing 6,000 once again, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has said that the recent spike in coronavirus cases was due to returnees from other States, districts and countries. Continue Reading

Covid-19: Madurai beats Chennai, Coimbatore in death rates

Death rates due to Covid-19 continue to remain high in Tamilnadu and it is doubly so in Madurai. While it was 2.5 per cent in the southern temple town, in Chennai it was 2.1 per cent and in Coimbatore it was 2 per cent. Continue Reading

82% of India’s Covid-19 cases limited to these places

Though coronavirus infection has spread to new areas in the country, 82 per cent of the total cases are still limited to 10 States and Union Territories. These include Maharashtra, Tamilnadu and Delhi. Continue Reading