Medical team meets TN CM, recommends complete lockdown in Chennai

The medical expert team appointed to monitor the spread of coronavirus said that they have recommended for complete lockdown in Chennai to control the spread of infection. Continue Reading

Police trace 90 out of 277 missing Covid-19 patients in Chennai, hunt for others

When it was reported on Sunday that out of the total of 12,175 people who were tested positive for Covid-19 in the city until June 10, Greater Chennai Corporation has not been able to trace 277 of them, people living across the city were in for shock and fear. Continue Reading

It’s official: 86% of Covid-19 cases in TN are asymptomatic

As many as 86 per cent of Tamilnadu’s Covid-19 cases have been found to be
asymptomatic, and the lockdown and related curbs have helped keep the pandemic  under check, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said on Sunday. Continue Reading

TN govt caps Covid charges at private hospitals

The Taminadu government today capped the charges for Covid-19 treatment in private hospitals across the State and announced that no fee over and above the fixed slab can be claimed from patients. Continue Reading

People from Dubai, Lanka, Qatar add to TN’s Covid-19 numbers

Tamilnadu continued to witness a surge in Covid-19 infections with 1,438 cases and 12 deaths reported on Friday, taking the count to 28,694 and fatalities to 232. Continue Reading

Central team in Tamilnadu to assess corona situation

Starting from today, a Central government team will be observing all the patients admitted in Covid-19 wards in Tamilnadu hospitals to gauge the situation. Continue Reading

TN sets new record with 1,384 Covid cases, 1,072 in Chennai

Covid-19 graph is on a constant rise in Tamilnadu, as the State today reported 1,384 new infections in the last 24 hours. This is a new high ever since the State started witnessing coronavirus cases.

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Why Covid figures crossed 1,000 mark for 2 consecutive days in TN?

With Tamilnadu reporting 1,162 positive cases, the highest single day spike and second consecutive day of 1,000 plus cases on Monday evening, taking the infection count to 23,495, health authorities said the curve would reach its peak before flattening, which is expected in the next couple of weeks. Continue Reading

Covid-19: Tamilnadu crosses 14,000 mark, 786 new cases

By reporting 786 new cases of coronavirus, Tamilnadu today crossed 14,000 mark. As many as 569 out of the total 786 cases are from Chennai. Continue Reading

With 798 new cases, TN’s Covid-19 count crosses 8,000

With 798 new Covid-19 infections being reported from various parts of the State today, Tamilnadu’s coronavirus count crossed the 8,000 mark, with a total number of 8,002 cases. Continue Reading