TN empowers Collectors to impose localised restrictions

Following increase in Covid cases in some parts of Tamilnadu, the State government empowered district Collectors to impose localised restrictions such as closing down markets and other crowded public places. Continue Reading

Centre expresses ‘serious concern’ over Covid surge in TN

The Union government has expressed worry over the rising Covid-19 cases in States including Tamilnadu and urged the State governments to intensify steps to bring the pandemic under control. Continue Reading

TN Covid rise: Chief Secretary holds high level dicussion

Amid increasing Covid-19 cases in the State, Chief Secretary Rajeev Ranjan today held a meeting with District Collectors to review the situation and to increase precautionary measures to be taken during the election campaign. Continue Reading

As TN’s Covid tally crosses 4.5 lakh, Health officials say real challenge has started

With Tamilnadu posting around 6,000 Covid-19 cases on a daily basis and with the total number of infections crossing 4.5 lakh on Friday evening, Health department officials of the State say they hope to control the spread in the next couple of weeks. Continue Reading

Covid smiles as TN announces massive relaxations

While the Tamilnadu government has announced major relaxations by  following the Central government’s Unlock 4.0, experts fear that this would  further increase the spread of Covid-19 in the State. Continue Reading

Lockdown extension: Why TN govt ignored expert team’s suggestion?

Despite a recommendation from its health experts team to not extend lockdown, the Tamilnadu government went ahead with announcing a fresh round of lockdown on Monday night. Continue Reading

Chennai to witness more Covid-19 cases for next 5-6 days

If you are already in shock over the rising number of coronavirus cases in Tamilnadu, particularly Chennai, get ready more shockers. For, officials have said the number of Covid-19 positive persons would increase in the coming days, before the curve could start flattening from next week. Continue Reading