110 from TN who attended Tablighi meet test positive, corona cases up 234

In a sharp increase, 110 people from Tamilnadu who attended Tablighi Jamaat congregation in New Delhi, tested positive for coronavirus, taking the number of cases to 234. Continue Reading

Day 3 of lockdown: Chennai looks like no-man’s land

The 21-day long nation-wide lock down to combat spread of coronavirus and to maintain social distancing is near total in Chennai and other parts of  Tamilnadu on the third day today. Continue Reading

TN CM addresses State, requests people to stay indoors

Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has allayed the fears of the people and appealed to them to united irrespective of caste, creed, religion and language, to fight unitedly and drive out the deadly coronovirus, which has claimed thousands of lives globally. Continue Reading

Don’t come out of house, Health Minister to self-quarantined persons

Tamilnadu Health Minister C Vijayabaskar today urged self-quarantined persons and their family members to not come out of their residences.Tens of hundreds, especially those with travel history, have been quarantined across the State. Continue Reading

Coronavirus: Screening centre in Chennai, 78 quarantined in Tamilnadu

State Health Minister Vijayabaskar today said that the government has taken all preventive measures to prevent coronavirus outbreak in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading