Coronavirus | 5,088 more test positive as Tamil Nadu’s COVID-19 death toll crosses 10,000

Tamil Nadu’s COVID-19 death toll crossed 10,000 on Thursday. With 68 more fatalities, a total of 10,052 persons have died so far. The State recorded the first death of a person who tested positive for COVID-19 on March 25 — a 54-year-old man undergoing treatment at the Government Rajaji Hospital, …

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Coronavirus | Tamil Nadu records 5,589 new cases, 70 deaths

Tamil Nadu reported 5,589 fresh cases of COVID-19 and 70 deaths on Monday. The number of new cases continued to remain above the 1,000-mark in Chennai, as 1,283 more persons tested positive in the city. Coimbatore and Salem recorded 587 and 256 cases respectively. With the new cases, the State’s …

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Coronavirus | 5,791 fresh cases take Tamil Nadu’s tally to 5,80,808

Active cases figure stands at 46,341; 5,25,154 patients discharged till date; Chennai records 1,000-plus cases for 4th day in a row With the State recording 5,791 fresh cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, the overall tally touched 5,80,808. As many as 5,706 persons were discharged after treatment, taking the total figure …

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Coronavirus | 14 States, UTs have higher tests per million, lower positivity than national average: Centre

India’s total tests for detection of COVID-19 has reached over 6.6 crore and tests per million have risen to 48,028 as on date with the national cumulative positivity rate being recorded at 8.52%, the Union health ministry said on Wednesday. The country’s testing capacity has surged to more than 12 …

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