TN to up focus on 11 districts, train staff for 3rd wave

Tamilnadu Health Minister M Subramanian has directed the department to immediately start micromanaging operations in the 11 districts of the State that have detected slight increase in fresh Covid cases. Continue Reading

Trying to buy vaccines from private sector: Subramanian

Tamilnadu Health Minister M Subramanian has said the State government is trying to buy Covid-19 vaccines from the private sector as well. Continue Reading

TN govts planning free vaccination in private hospitals too

With government facilities offering free Covid-19 vaccines to people, the Tamilnadu government is now planning to extend it to private hospitals as well. Continue Reading

EPS demands white paper on vaccines, MS hits back

AIADMK joint coordinator and Leader of Opposition in Tamilnadu Assembly Edappadi K Palaniswami has demanded from the DMK government to publish a white paper on Covid-19 vaccines and its usage, earning a sharp reaction from Health Minister M Subramanian. Continue Reading

TN gets Rs 800 cr from Centre to manage corona

The Union government has sanctioned Rs 800 crore to Tamilnadu as part of Covid-19 relief package for managing second wave of the infection and preventing third wave. Continue Reading

Many vaccination centres closed in TN due to lack of stock

Many vaccination centres in Chennai and several other parts of Tamilnadu were closed on Monday as there was no vaccine stock. Continue Reading

More Delta Plus variants found in TN, Centre alerts State

Tamilnadu has so far reported nine cases of patients infected with Delta Plus variant, said ICMR Director General Balram Bhargava. Continue Reading