After a long time Tamilnadu’s corona count breached the 1,000 mark as 1,087 new cases were reported on Friday.
On December 28, 2020, 1,005 cases were reported.
With this the total number of people tested positive in the State so far stands at 8,64,450. The maximum spread has been witnessed in Chennai that currently has a total of 2,552 active cases, which is about 34% of the total active cases in the State
On Friday, Chennai reported 421 new cases, while two other districts crossed 100 cases as Chengalpattu and Coimbatore recorded 105 cases and 102 cases of COVID-19 respectively. Thanjavur reported 64 new cases.
Meanwhile, 610 patients were discharged from various hospitals. With this, the total number of recoveries in the State has touched 8,45,178.